Scott Sealy scored the other goal in the 28th minute for the Wizards (8-12-6), who held on to third place in the Eastern Conference, one point ahead of the Red Bulls, 31-30.
Neither team could generate a quality scoring chance in the game's closing minutes.
Kansas City trails first place D.C. United by 17 points; and New York has an 18-point deficit.
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