MLB Standings after Aug 24 in 1956 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 79-44 .642 ---- 41-23 38-21
Cleveland 69-50 .580 8.0 35-22 34-28
Chi White Sox 65-53 .551 11.5 35-22 30-31
Boston 65-55 .542 12.5 36-27 29-28
Detroit 58-63 .479 20.0 23-36 35-27
Baltimore 54-66 .450 23.5 33-29 21-37
Wash Senators 50-69 .420 27.0 25-35 25-34
Kans City As 40-80 .333 37.5 13-45 27-35
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Mil Braves 74-46 .617 ---- 38-22 36-24
Brooklyn 71-47 .602 2.0 37-20 34-27
Cincinnati 70-52 .574 5.0 40-24 30-28
St Louis 61-60 .504 13.5 34-29 27-31
Philadelphia 55-63 .466 18.0 31-24 24-39
Pittsburgh 51-71 .418 24.0 26-36 25-35
Chi Cubs 49-70 .412 24.5 33-28 16-42
NY Giants 48-70 .407 25.0 26-31 22-39
American League Games
NY Yankees 2, Chi White Sox 0
Cleveland 5, Boston 3
Detroit 4, Baltimore 1
Kansas City As 8, Wash Senators 4
National League Games
Brooklyn 6, Cincinnati 4
NY Giants 5, Chi Cubs 4 (11 in)
Mil Braves 6, Philadelphia 1
St Louis 6, Pittsburgh 2