MLB Standings after May 31 in 1956 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
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NY Yankees 29-13 .690 ---- 16-7 13-6
Chi White Sox 18-15 .545 6.5 8-6 10-9
Cleveland 20-17 .541 6.5 10-9 10-8
Boston 20-19 .513 7.5 11-8 9-11
Baltimore 19-21 .475 9.0 13-9 6-12
Detroit 18-21 .462 9.5 8-13 10-8
Wash Senators 16-25 .390 12.5 8-10 8-15
Kans City As 15-24 .385 12.5 5-14 10-10
NATIONAL LEAGUE
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Mil Braves 19-10 .655 ---- 8-2 11-8
St Louis 23-16 .590 1.0 15-8 8-8
Cincinnati 21-16 .568 2.0 13-6 8-10
Pittsburgh 21-16 .568 2.0 12-8 9-8
Brooklyn 19-16 .543 3.0 10-6 9-10
NY Giants 15-21 .417 7.5 9-9 6-12
Philadelphia 13-22 .371 9.0 9-10 4-12
Chi Cubs 10-24 .294 11.5 7-9 3-15
American League Games
Boston 4, Baltimore 1
NY Yankees 9, Wash Senators 6
National League Games
St Louis 9, Cincinnati 3
Mil Braves 15, Chi Cubs 8
Pittsburgh 3, NY Giants 0