MLB Standings after Aug 24 in 1949 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 73-44 .624 ---- 39-17 34-27
Boston 72-47 .605 2.0 47-16 25-31
Cleveland 69-50 .580 5.0 39-22 30-28
Philadelph As 65-54 .546 9.0 40-18 25-36
Detroit 67-56 .545 9.0 37-22 30-34
Chi White Sox 50-69 .420 24.0 25-33 25-36
Wash Senators 40-77 .342 33.0 20-40 20-37
StL Browns 41-80 .339 34.0 27-35 14-45
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
St Louis 72-46 .610 ---- 38-21 34-25
Brooklyn 71-47 .602 1.0 34-24 37-23
Bos Braves 62-56 .525 10.0 35-25 27-31
Philadelphia 61-58 .513 11.5 31-31 30-27
NY Giants 59-58 .504 12.5 34-24 25-34
Pittsburgh 54-63 .462 17.5 26-30 28-33
Cincinnati 48-70 .407 24.0 29-30 19-40
Chi Cubs 46-75 .380 27.5 23-38 23-37
American League Games
Detroit 13, NY Yankees 2
Philadelphia As 5, Chi White Sox 0
Wash Senators 3, Cleveland 2
National League Games
NY Giants 5, Chi Cubs 3
Bos Braves 6, Pittsburgh 5
Brooklyn 6, St Louis 0