MLB Standings after Aug 17 in 1950 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
Detroit 70-38 .648 ---- 32-21 38-17
Cleveland 70-44 .614 3.0 38-19 32-25
NY Yankees 67-44 .604 4.5 36-20 31-24
Boston 67-48 .583 6.5 36-18 31-30
Wash Senators 50-59 .459 20.5 25-29 25-30
Chi White Sox 44-70 .386 29.0 26-31 18-39
Philadelph As 40-73 .354 32.5 22-33 18-40
StL Browns 38-70 .352 32.0 20-40 18-30
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Philadelphia 69-44 .611 ---- 40-19 29-25
Brooklyn 59-47 .557 6.5 31-20 28-27
Bos Braves 60-49 .550 7.0 36-22 24-27
St Louis 58-51 .532 9.0 32-17 26-34
NY Giants 56-53 .514 11.0 29-23 27-30
Chi Cubs 48-61 .440 19.0 27-29 21-32
Cincinnati 47-61 .435 19.5 27-27 20-34
Pittsburgh 39-70 .358 28.0 24-33 15-37
American League Games
Detroit 8, Chi White Sox 3
Wash Senators 2, NY Yankees 1
Boston 10, Philadelphia As 6
Cleveland 5, StL Browns 4 (12 in)
National League Games
Cincinnati 2, Chi Cubs 1
Brooklyn 8, NY Giants 6 (G1)
Brooklyn 5, NY Giants 1 (G2)