Tosaint Ricketts turned in a Jozy Altidore cross to help Toronto FC hold off Minnesota United 3-2 for a club-record sixth straight win on Saturday.
Altidore, who only came on as a substitute for the injured Sebastian Giovinco, bullied his way through the expansion club's defenders before delivering for Ricketts to head in the winning goal in the 77th minute.
Kevin Molino scored both of Minnesota's goals to twice erase Toronto's lead, but United could not find a third answer at MLS-leading Toronto.
Jozy Altidore scored from the penalty spot and Toronto FC won 1-0 at the Seattle Sounders on Saturday in a rematch of last year's MLS Cup final.
The United States striker drew the penalty himself when he was bundled into from behind by Roman Torres and made no mistake from the spot for his sixth goal of the season.
Altidore was the main threat in the first half as he also put a cross-goal shot just inches wide of the post, then was denied by a fine save by Stefan Frei in a play reminiscent...