Jimmy Nielsen has started 50 straight league games.
CJ Sapong's goal was his first in a game that Sporting didn't end up eventually winning.
The goal was Sapong's 3rd against Houston in all competitions, tying him with Teal Bunbury for the most goals against Houston.
The goal was Sapong's 17th in all competitions, tying him with Miklos Molnar, Eddie Johnson, and Jimmy Conrad for 14th on that list.
It was Sapong's 7th league goal at home, tying him with Omar Bravo, Molnar, Chris Henderson and Paul Wright for 18th on that list.
It was his 12th at home in all competitions, breaking his tie with Molnar, Bunbury, and Jack Jewsbury for 13th on that list.
Graham Zusi's assist was his 21st in league play for KC, breaking his tie with Jack Jewsbury for 8th on that list.
It was Zusi's 25th in all competitions for KC, tying him with Kerry Zavagnin for 7th on that list.
Matt Besler made his 106th start in all competitions for KC, breaking his tie with Bo Oshoniyi for 17th place on that list.
Besler made his 92nd league start, tying him with Oshoniyi for 19th on that list.