MLS: San Jose 2, Toronto 1

May 9, 2013 at 12:55 AM

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 9 (UPI) -- Chris Wondolowski scored from close range in the 81st minute Wednesday to bring San Jose a 2-1 triumph over Toronto.

The Earthquakes won for the third time this season and jumped into a fourth-place tie with Los Angeles in the Western Conference.

Walter Martinez received a corner kick for San Jose and headed the ball to Wondolowski, who powered a shot past Joe Bendik into the bottom-right corner of the net.

Wondolowski also assisted on a goal by Adam Jahn in the 48th minute that brought the Earthquakes back from a 1-0 deficit. The Toronto goal came from Justin Braun in the 14th minute.

San Jose climbed to 3-3-5 while Toronto slipped to 1-5-4.

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