Cronin, a midfielder and the captain of the Rapids in 2016, has started both games for Minnesota United FC since the March 31 trade.
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In his final Premier League match before joining the Colorado Rapids, Tim Howard and his Everton fans exchanged heartfelt goodbyes
In a lost season, the Colorado Rapids' offseason needs are clear. How the club will address them is not.
Fielding the same starting eleven that defeated the Houston Dynamo on Saturday night, the Rapids were unable to muster the same well-rounded performance.
The Colorado Rapids shored up the midfield with their first pick in the 2016 MLS SuperDraft. University of Cincinnati midfielder Emmanuel Appiah went to Colorado as the 15th overall pick.
In a surprise move, the Rapids traded Marc Burch and team captain Sam Cronin to Minnesota for Mohammed Saeid and Josh Gatt.
"Tim Howard made an unfortunate and regrettable mistake for which he is being disciplined by MLS," read a statement released by the Rapids.
Colorado picked up a road point, holding FC Dallas scoreless but unable to find the back of the net themselves.
In his only season with the Colorado Rapids, Jones appeared in nine regular season matches, tallying three goals and two assists.