Beckham, Galaxy upend Timbers 5-3

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- David Beckham and Robbie Keane each scored two goals to lead the Los Angeles Galaxy over the Portland Timbers 5-3 Saturday night.

Landon Donovan had a goal and an assist for the Galaxy (8-10-2), who handled the Timbers defense.

Portland (5-9-4) struggled in its first game since coach John Spencer was fired and Gavin Wilkinson took over the team.

Kris Boyd scored two goals for the Timbers, who lost for only the third time in 10 games at Jeld-Wen Field this season.