MLB Standings after May 2 in 1956 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
Chi White Sox 5-2 .714 ---- 3-0 2-2
NY Yankees 9-4 .692 -1.0 5-1 4-3
Cleveland 7-5 .583 0.5 2-2 5-3
Wash Senators 7-7 .500 1.5 4-4 3-3
Boston 5-6 .455 2.0 5-3 0-3
Detroit 5-7 .417 2.5 1-4 4-3
Kans City As 4-7 .364 3.0 1-5 3-2
Baltimore 5-9 .357 3.5 4-3 1-6
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
St Louis 7-4 .636 ---- 5-3 2-1
Mil Braves 5-3 .625 0.5 3-1 2-2
Cincinnati 7-5 .583 0.5 7-1 0-4
Brooklyn 7-6 .538 1.0 3-3 4-3
NY Giants 7-6 .538 1.0 4-4 3-2
Pittsburgh 6-7 .462 2.0 1-2 5-5
Philadelphia 5-7 .417 2.5 2-3 3-4
Chi Cubs 3-9 .250 4.5 3-2 0-7
American League Games
Detroit 8, NY Yankees 1
Boston 2, Kansas City As 0
National League Games
Cincinnati 10, Brooklyn 6
NY Giants 6, Chi Cubs 5 (17 in)
St Louis 10, Pittsburgh 9 (10 in)