MLB Standings after May 17 in 1949 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 17-9 .654 ---- 8-1 9-8
Detroit 15-11 .577 2.0 9-8 6-3
Philadelph As 15-13 .536 3.0 9-2 6-11
Chi White Sox 14-13 .519 3.5 10-9 4-4
Wash Senators 14-14 .500 4.0 4-6 10-8
Cleveland 10-11 .476 4.5 7-4 3-7
Boston 11-13 .458 5.0 5-2 6-11
StL Browns 8-20 .286 10.0 6-14 2-6
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Bos Braves 16-10 .615 ---- 13-6 3-4
NY Giants 16-10 .615 ---- 13-3 3-7
Cincinnati 14-12 .538 2.0 8-3 6-9
Brooklyn 13-13 .500 3.0 9-8 4-5
Philadelphia 12-15 .444 4.5 7-9 5-6
Pittsburgh 12-15 .444 4.5 5-3 7-12
St Louis 10-13 .435 4.5 4-3 6-10
Chi Cubs 10-15 .400 5.5 4-5 6-10
American League Games
Boston 4, Chi White Sox 3
NY Yankees 4, Cleveland 3
Detroit 4, Wash Senators 2
Philadelphia As 9, StL Browns 2
National League Games
Brooklyn 8, Chi Cubs 5 (11 in)
Cincinnati 5, Bos Braves 4
Pittsburgh 3, NY Giants 2
Philadelphia 5, St Louis 4 (12 in)