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Sports birthday

by: TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Bright Dike (right) tries to control a ball against Norwich City in a July 2013 match with the Portland Timbers.Feb. 2, 1987

Bright Dike

(age 27)

The former Portland Timbers forward celebrates his birth in Edmond, Okla., today.

Dike now plays for MLS Toronto FC.

He joined the Timbers in 2010 as a USL player, then had six goals in 23 appearances for the MLS club in 2011-13.

The Timbers traded him to Toronto in September for Maximillano Urruti.