MLB Standings after Aug 6 in 1953 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 70-34 .673 ---- 35-17 35-17
Chi White Sox 66-40 .623 5.0 30-26 36-14
Cleveland 61-44 .581 9.5 32-18 29-26
Boston 59-49 .546 13.0 27-27 32-22
Wash Senators 51-56 .477 20.5 27-25 24-31
Philadelph As 43-62 .410 27.5 17-33 26-29
Detroit 38-67 .362 32.5 18-36 20-31
StL Browns 36-72 .333 36.0 13-43 23-29
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Brooklyn 68-37 .648 ---- 41-12 27-25
Mil Braves 61-45 .575 7.5 28-22 33-23
Philadelphia 57-46 .553 10.0 34-20 23-26
St Louis 56-47 .544 11.0 32-20 24-27
NY Giants 53-49 .520 13.5 26-22 27-27
Cincinnati 49-58 .458 20.0 28-27 21-31
Chi Cubs 39-63 .382 27.5 25-24 14-39
Pittsburgh 37-75 .330 34.5 22-37 15-38
American League Games
Chi White Sox 6, Philadelphia As 4
Wash Senators 4, Cleveland 1
NY Yankees 5, Detroit 2
StL Browns 8, Boston 7 (10 in)
National League Games
NY Giants 12, Chi Cubs 6
St Louis 2, Philadelphia 0
Pittsburgh 4, Cincinnati 3
Brooklyn 4, Mil Braves 3 (G1) (11 in)
Mil Braves 3, Brooklyn 2 (G2)