MLB Standings after Aug 23 in 1945 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
Detroit 68-48 .586 ---- 45-22 23-26
Wash Senators 67-49 .578 1.0 31-22 36-27
Chi White Sox 60-55 .522 7.5 42-26 18-29
StL Browns 59-55 .518 8.0 39-25 20-30
NY Yankees 56-55 .505 9.5 30-15 26-40
Cleveland 58-57 .504 9.5 37-31 21-26
Boston 55-63 .466 14.0 29-22 26-41
Philadelph As 36-77 .319 30.5 23-20 13-57
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Chi Cubs 74-41 .643 ---- 34-17 40-24
St Louis 70-47 .598 5.0 30-21 40-26
Brooklyn 65-52 .556 10.0 40-26 25-26
NY Giants 64-55 .538 12.0 42-25 22-30
Pittsburgh 63-58 .521 14.0 32-22 31-36
Bos Braves 54-66 .450 22.5 34-34 20-32
Cincinnati 45-70 .391 29.0 22-24 23-46
Philadelphia 35-81 .302 39.5 21-46 14-35
American League Games
Detroit 4, Philadelphia As 3
National League Games
Brooklyn 4, NY Giants 1
Pittsburgh 6, Cincinnati 2