MLB Standings after Sep 5 in 1953 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 89-43 .674 ---- 42-20 47-23
Cleveland 80-55 .593 10.5 48-23 32-32
Chi White Sox 80-55 .593 10.5 39-34 41-21
Boston 73-62 .541 17.5 32-31 41-31
Wash Senators 67-68 .496 23.5 32-31 35-37
Philadelph As 52-82 .388 38.0 22-40 30-42
Detroit 50-86 .368 41.0 27-45 23-41
StL Browns 48-88 .353 43.0 23-50 25-38
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Brooklyn 93-42 .689 ---- 55-16 38-26
Mil Braves 82-53 .607 11.0 38-26 44-27
Philadelphia 74-60 .552 18.5 45-27 29-33
St Louis 73-60 .549 19.0 39-22 34-38
NY Giants 64-71 .474 29.0 37-34 27-37
Cincinnati 59-75 .440 33.5 30-34 29-41
Chi Cubs 51-82 .383 41.0 31-31 20-51
Pittsburgh 42-95 .307 52.0 25-48 17-47
American League Games
StL Browns 1, Detroit 0 (12 in)
Chi White Sox 2, Cleveland 0 (G1)
Cleveland 4, Chi White Sox 1 (G2)
National League Games
Brooklyn 16, NY Giants 7
Chi Cubs 5, Cincinnati 4
St Louis 7, Mil Braves 5