MLB Standings after May 22 in 1956 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 22-11 .667 ---- 12-6 10-5
Cleveland 18-12 .600 2.5 9-6 9-6
Boston 17-12 .586 3.0 10-5 7-7
Chi White Sox 12-13 .480 6.0 5-5 7-8
Baltimore 15-17 .469 6.5 9-6 6-11
Detroit 13-17 .433 7.5 6-9 7-8
Wash Senators 12-19 .387 9.0 8-10 4-9
Kans City As 11-19 .367 9.5 3-11 8-8
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Mil Braves 14-8 .636 ---- 6-1 8-7
St Louis 19-12 .613 -0.5 11-5 8-7
Cincinnati 17-12 .586 0.5 13-6 4-6
Brooklyn 16-12 .571 1.0 10-6 6-6
Pittsburgh 15-14 .517 2.5 8-6 7-8
NY Giants 13-17 .433 5.0 8-8 5-9
Philadelphia 10-18 .357 7.0 6-6 4-12
Chi Cubs 7-18 .280 8.5 5-6 2-12
American League Games
Boston 5, Cleveland 3
Detroit 3, NY Yankees 2
Kansas City As 6, Wash Senators 1
National League Games
Cincinnati 6, NY Giants 3
Mil Braves 7, Brooklyn 3
St Louis 6, Pittsburgh 3