MLB Standings after Aug 20 in 1955 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 74-47 .612 ---- 40-22 34-25
Chi White Sox 71-46 .607 1.0 37-22 34-24
Cleveland 73-48 .603 1.0 39-19 34-29
Boston 69-51 .575 4.5 40-20 29-31
Detroit 62-58 .517 11.5 36-23 26-35
Kans City As 49-73 .402 25.5 25-38 24-35
Wash Senators 42-75 .359 30.0 22-36 20-39
Baltimore 37-79 .319 34.5 20-38 17-41
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Brooklyn 78-41 .655 ---- 40-16 38-25
Mil Braves 68-55 .553 12.0 36-26 32-29
NY Giants 64-57 .529 15.0 34-25 30-32
Philadelphia 62-61 .504 18.0 35-25 27-36
Cincinnati 60-63 .488 20.0 38-27 22-36
Chi Cubs 59-67 .468 22.5 37-27 22-40
St Louis 53-67 .442 25.5 30-31 23-36
Pittsburgh 45-78 .366 35.0 26-36 19-42
American League Games
NY Yankees 3, Baltimore 2
Wash Senators 6, Boston 2
Chi White Sox 8, Detroit 7
Cleveland 7, Kansas City As 5
National League Games
Philadelphia 3, Brooklyn 2
Mil Braves 6, Chi Cubs 1
NY Giants 14, Pittsburgh 9 (12 in)
Cincinnati 7, St Louis 4