MLB Standings after Jul 31 in 1956 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 67-31 .684 ---- 34-18 33-13
Cleveland 57-39 .594 9.0 29-16 28-23
Boston 53-44 .546 13.5 31-20 22-24
Chi White Sox 48-45 .516 16.5 25-18 23-27
Baltimore 45-53 .459 22.0 27-25 18-28
Detroit 45-53 .459 22.0 16-31 29-22
Wash Senators 39-60 .394 28.5 22-29 17-31
Kans City As 34-63 .351 32.5 11-36 23-27
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Mil Braves 57-35 .620 ---- 28-17 29-18
Cincinnati 58-40 .592 2.0 33-19 25-21
Brooklyn 55-41 .573 4.0 28-16 27-25
St Louis 47-47 .500 11.0 28-23 19-24
Philadelphia 45-52 .464 14.5 25-20 20-32
Pittsburgh 43-53 .448 16.0 21-29 22-24
Chi Cubs 41-54 .432 17.5 29-20 12-34
NY Giants 34-58 .370 23.0 19-25 15-33
American League Games
Baltimore 5, Kansas City As 1
Detroit 6, Boston 4
Cleveland 5, NY Yankees 0
Wash Senators 4, Chi White Sox 3
National League Games
Chi Cubs 9, Philadelphia 4
Brooklyn 3, Mil Braves 2
St Louis 7, Pittsburgh 0
NY Giants 5, Cincinnati 1 (G1)
Cincinnati 7, NY Giants 3 (G2)