MLB Standings after Sep 8 in 1956 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 87-49 .640 ---- 47-26 40-23
Cleveland 75-58 .564 10.5 35-24 40-34
Chi White Sox 75-58 .564 10.5 39-25 36-33
Boston 74-61 .548 12.5 40-32 34-29
Detroit 68-67 .504 18.5 26-36 42-31
Baltimore 59-76 .437 27.5 36-34 23-42
Wash Senators 57-78 .422 29.5 31-43 26-35
Kans City As 43-91 .321 43.0 15-49 28-42
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Mil Braves 81-54 .600 ---- 45-28 36-26
Brooklyn 81-55 .596 0.5 41-22 40-33
Cincinnati 80-56 .588 1.5 47-25 33-31
St Louis 67-68 .496 14.0 40-33 27-35
Philadelphia 62-71 .466 18.0 33-28 29-43
Pittsburgh 59-77 .434 22.5 29-37 30-40
NY Giants 56-79 .415 25.0 28-34 28-45
Chi Cubs 54-80 .403 26.5 37-33 17-47
American League Games
Boston 6, Baltimore 1
Chi White Sox 4, Cleveland 2
Detroit 2, Kansas City As 1
NY Yankees 16, Wash Senators 2
National League Games
St Louis 6, Cincinnati 4
Chi Cubs 2, Mil Braves 1
Brooklyn 4, NY Giants 3
Pittsburgh 5, Philadelphia 4