MLB Standings after Aug 23 in 1959 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
Chi White Sox 73-48 .603 ---- 37-24 36-24
Cleveland 73-51 .589 1.5 36-27 37-24
NY Yankees 62-62 .500 12.5 28-29 34-33
Detroit 61-63 .492 13.5 35-31 26-32
Baltimore 59-62 .488 14.0 30-31 29-31
Kans City As 58-66 .468 16.5 36-33 22-33
Boston 57-67 .460 17.5 28-30 29-37
Wash Senators 50-74 .403 24.5 24-34 26-40
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
San Francisco 71-52 .577 ---- 33-26 38-26
Mil Braves 67-56 .545 4.0 41-23 26-33
LA Dodgers 68-58 .540 4.5 35-24 33-34
Pittsburgh 64-61 .512 8.0 38-27 26-34
Cincinnati 61-64 .488 11.0 37-29 24-35
Chi Cubs 58-64 .475 12.5 29-29 29-35
St Louis 57-70 .449 16.0 32-29 25-41
Philadelphia 52-73 .416 20.0 31-35 21-38
American League Games
Detroit 9, Baltimore 5
Cleveland 1, Boston 0 (G1)
NY Yankees 7, Chi White Sox 1 (G1)
Wash Senators 7, Kansas City As 3 (G1)
Cleveland 6, Boston 2 (G2)
Chi White Sox 5, NY Yankees 0 (G2)
Kansas City As 5, Wash Senators 2 (G2)
National League Games
Mil Braves 2, Chi Cubs 0
Cincinnati 5, St Louis 3
Pittsburgh 9, LA Dodgers 2 (G1)
Pittsburgh 4, LA Dodgers 3 (G2) (10 in)