Phillies Vs. Nationals Score Update: Philadelphia Leads Washington, 3-1 After Five Innings

The Washington Nationals are going for a series sweep against the Philadelphia Phillies tonight at Nationals Park but so far, the Nats find themselves down 3-1 after five innings of play.

Bryce Harper stole home in the bottom of the first with Chad Tracy at the plate, but that's the only offense Washington has been able to muster thus far.

Philadelphia took the lead on a two-run homer by Hunter Pence that scored Shane Victorino in the top of the third inning and Placido Polanco registered an RBI single that scored Laynce Nix in the same inning.

For more on this series and all things Washington Nationals baseball, please check out Federal Baseball. For some perspective from the other dugout head over to The Good Phight, SB Nation's Philadelphia Phillies blog. And as always, please check out the SB Nation MLB Baseball hub page for more on this and every Major League series.

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