Fire Clinch MLS Basement

(via Washington Post)

(Courtesy Washington Post)

While presiding over one of the worst teams in the history of Major League Baseball, manager Casey Stengel asked, “Can’t anybody here play this game?” It would have been an apt to question to ask of the Chicago Fire’s performance on Sunday versus DC United. DC controlled the match from the outset and then pounded home three goals in rapid succession in the second half to complete the packaging on a 4:0 laugher. The result assures that the Fire will finish 2015 as the worst team in Major League Soccer.

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Prime Your Fire Pump: Chicago Fire vs. Philadelphia Union

Chris Rolfe's time in a Fire uniform has come to an end. The team returns to Toyota Park to face a few familiar foes on saturday. (photo: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Chris Rolfe’s time in a Fire uniform has come to an end. Meanwhile, the team returns to Toyota Park to take on some familiar faces Saturday. (photo: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

OTF’s Jon Denham bids Chris Rolfe farewell, and Ed Welsh from Brotherly Game provides the latest from a club down by the river…

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Preseason Dispatch: Chicago Fire (2) vs. FC Tuscon (0)

Alex played well in his new #7, as the Fire continued their preseason unbeaten run on Saturday (photo: chicago-fire.com)

Alex looked good in his new #7, as the Fire continued their preseason unbeaten run on Saturday (photo: chicago-fire.com)

OTF editor Scott Fenwick brings you a look at the second installment of the Fire’s tussle down in Tuscon…

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