MLB Standings after Aug 8 in 1949 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 65-37 .637 ---- 35-16 30-21
Cleveland 60-43 .583 5.5 33-18 27-25
Boston 60-44 .577 6.0 39-15 21-29
Philadelph As 58-47 .552 8.5 37-14 21-33
Detroit 57-49 .538 10.0 30-21 27-28
Chi White Sox 44-60 .423 22.0 23-28 21-32
Wash Senators 37-65 .363 28.0 19-36 18-29
StL Browns 34-70 .327 32.0 21-30 13-40
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Brooklyn 64-39 .621 ---- 31-19 33-20
St Louis 64-39 .621 ---- 35-19 29-20
NY Giants 53-50 .515 11.0 30-21 23-29
Bos Braves 53-52 .505 12.0 28-23 25-29
Philadelphia 53-52 .505 12.0 27-27 26-25
Pittsburgh 46-56 .451 17.5 23-28 23-28
Cincinnati 43-62 .410 22.0 26-26 17-36
Chi Cubs 40-66 .377 25.5 20-33 20-33
National League Games
St Louis 9, Cincinnati 3
Brooklyn 2, NY Giants 1