MLB Standings after Aug 7 in 1953 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 71-34 .676 ---- 36-17 35-17
Chi White Sox 66-41 .617 6.0 30-26 36-15
Cleveland 61-45 .575 10.5 32-18 29-27
Boston 60-49 .550 13.0 28-27 32-22
Wash Senators 52-56 .481 20.5 28-25 24-31
Philadelph As 44-62 .415 27.5 18-33 26-29
Detroit 38-68 .358 33.5 18-36 20-32
StL Browns 36-73 .330 37.0 13-43 23-30
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Brooklyn 69-37 .651 ---- 41-12 28-25
Mil Braves 62-45 .579 7.5 29-22 33-23
Philadelphia 58-46 .558 10.0 34-20 24-26
St Louis 57-47 .548 11.0 33-20 24-27
NY Giants 53-50 .515 14.5 26-22 27-28
Cincinnati 49-59 .454 21.0 28-28 21-31
Chi Cubs 39-64 .379 28.5 25-25 14-39
Pittsburgh 37-76 .327 35.5 22-37 15-39
American League Games
NY Yankees 6, Chi White Sox 1
Boston 4, Cleveland 2
Philadelphia As 3, Detroit 1
Wash Senators 12, StL Browns 0
National League Games
Brooklyn 9, Cincinnati 4
St Louis 2, NY Giants 1
Philadelphia 5, Chi Cubs 4
Mil Braves 9, Pittsburgh 2