MLB Standings after Aug 20 in 1956 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 77-41 .653 ---- 39-20 38-21
Cleveland 67-48 .583 8.5 35-22 32-26
Chi White Sox 62-51 .549 12.5 35-22 27-29
Boston 63-53 .543 13.0 34-25 29-28
Detroit 55-62 .470 21.5 23-36 32-26
Baltimore 52-64 .448 24.0 31-27 21-37
Wash Senators 49-66 .426 26.5 24-32 25-34
Kans City As 38-78 .328 38.0 13-45 25-33
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Mil Braves 70-45 .609 ---- 34-21 36-24
Brooklyn 67-47 .588 2.5 37-20 30-27
Cincinnati 68-50 .576 3.5 38-22 30-28
St Louis 58-58 .500 12.5 31-27 27-31
Philadelphia 55-59 .482 14.5 31-24 24-35
Pittsburgh 51-66 .436 20.0 26-36 25-30
Chi Cubs 47-67 .412 22.5 31-25 16-42
NY Giants 44-68 .393 24.5 26-31 18-37
National League Games
Mil Braves 3, Cincinnati 1