Taylor and the Dynamo have kept a clean sheet in two of the last three games, both home wins.
The Jamaica international was also named to the SI.com Team of the Week.
The Dynamo continue their 12-game run against Eastern Conference foes on Saturday with a road game against the Columbus Crew (6:30 p.m. CT, CSN Plus).
Go behind the scenes of Friday's 2-0 win over the Union with TunnelVision from Dynamo TV.
A new episode of Dynamo All-Access, presented by Houston Community College, will air tonight on Yahoo! Sports Radio 1560 AM from 7-9 p.m.
Listen in as Matt Pedersen fills in for Glenn Davis. Interviews include Dynamo defender AJ Cochran, Houston Dash head coach Randy Waldrum, Dynamo director of youth development James Clarkson, Philadelphia Union midfielder Danny Cruz and soccer writer Steve Davis. Call in and give your thoughts on the Dynamo's recent road trip to Seattle and Friday's pivotal home game against Philadelphia.
The call-in number for the show is 713-439-1560.
Brad Davis and Giles Barnes preview Friday's home matchup against the Philadelphia Union.
Dynamo rookie defender AJ Cochran spent last week in the Bahamas, but insted of a vacation he was playing with the U.S. U-23 Men's National Team in a short training camp and match against the Bahamas' senior side.
Randy Waldrum and Meghan Klingenberg preview the season finale this weekend against the Boston Breakers.