MLB Standings after Jul 18 in 1956 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 58-28 .674 ---- 31-17 27-11
Cleveland 47-36 .566 9.5 22-14 25-22
Boston 47-37 .560 10.0 29-18 18-19
Chi White Sox 43-38 .531 12.5 22-12 21-26
Baltimore 40-44 .476 17.0 27-21 13-23
Detroit 38-46 .452 19.0 10-27 28-19
Wash Senators 34-54 .386 25.0 20-28 14-26
Kans City As 30-54 .357 27.0 10-29 20-25
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Mil Braves 49-31 .613 ---- 24-16 25-15
Cincinnati 48-34 .585 2.0 29-17 19-17
Brooklyn 45-37 .549 5.0 21-14 24-23
St Louis 41-42 .494 9.5 27-20 14-22
Philadelphia 39-45 .464 12.0 20-17 19-28
Pittsburgh 38-44 .463 12.0 18-23 20-21
Chi Cubs 35-46 .432 14.5 25-20 10-26
NY Giants 32-48 .400 17.0 17-19 15-29
American League Games
Baltimore 4, Chi White Sox 3
Boston 7, Kansas City As 4
Wash Senators 7, Cleveland 5 (G1)
Detroit 8, NY Yankees 4 (G1)
Cleveland 11, Wash Senators 1 (G2)
Detroit 4, NY Yankees 3 (G2)
National League Games
Brooklyn 6, Cincinnati 3
Mil Braves 7, NY Giants 3
Philadelphia 6, Chi Cubs 4 (G1)
Philadelphia 6, Chi Cubs 1 (G2)