MLB Standings after Aug 8 in 1942 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 71-35 .670 ---- 41-11 30-24
Cleveland 60-47 .561 11.5 31-23 29-24
Boston 59-47 .557 12.0 34-20 25-27
StL Browns 56-54 .509 17.0 25-30 31-24
Detroit 51-60 .459 22.5 31-23 20-37
Chi White Sox 46-55 .455 22.5 28-25 18-30
Wash Senators 43-61 .413 27.0 25-29 18-32
Philadelph As 43-70 .381 31.5 22-31 21-39
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Brooklyn 74-33 .692 ---- 38-14 36-19
St Louis 63-40 .612 9.0 35-14 28-26
Cincinnati 56-49 .533 17.0 29-25 27-24
NY Giants 56-51 .523 18.0 31-25 25-26
Pittsburgh 48-53 .475 23.0 31-22 17-31
Chi Cubs 49-60 .450 26.0 24-27 25-33
Bos Braves 45-65 .409 30.5 25-27 20-38
Philadelphia 31-71 .304 40.5 19-36 12-35
American League Games
StL Browns 6, Detroit 4
NY Yankees 8, Philadelphia As 4
National League Games
Bos Braves 2, Brooklyn 0
Cincinnati 2, Chi Cubs 1 (G1) (12 in)
Chi Cubs 3, Cincinnati 0 (G2)