MLB Standings after May 5 in 1956 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 11-5 .688 ---- 7-2 4-3
Cleveland 9-6 .600 1.5 2-2 7-4
Chi White Sox 6-4 .600 2.0 3-0 3-4
Wash Senators 9-8 .529 2.5 6-5 3-3
Boston 7-7 .500 3.0 7-4 0-3
Detroit 6-9 .400 4.5 1-4 5-5
Kans City As 5-9 .357 5.0 1-5 4-4
Baltimore 6-11 .353 5.5 5-5 1-6
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Mil Braves 6-3 .667 ---- 4-1 2-2
St Louis 9-5 .643 -0.5 7-4 2-1
Cincinnati 9-6 .600 0.0 9-2 0-4
Brooklyn 8-8 .500 1.5 3-3 5-5
NY Giants 7-7 .500 1.5 4-4 3-3
Pittsburgh 7-9 .438 2.5 1-2 6-7
Philadelphia 5-8 .385 3.0 2-3 3-5
Chi Cubs 4-9 .308 4.0 4-2 0-7
American League Games
Wash Senators 4, Chi White Sox 2
Cleveland 2, Baltimore 1
Detroit 16, Boston 4
NY Yankees 5, Kansas City As 2
National League Games
St Louis 4, Brooklyn 1
Cincinnati 7, Pittsburgh 6 (10 in)