MLB Standings after May 17 in 1953 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 18-9 .667 ---- 9-4 9-5
Chi White Sox 19-11 .633 0.5 9-7 10-4
Cleveland 15-11 .577 2.5 9-5 6-6
Boston 14-11 .560 3.0 7-4 7-7
Wash Senators 14-15 .483 5.0 5-6 9-9
StL Browns 12-16 .429 6.5 6-10 6-6
Philadelph As 12-18 .400 7.5 4-11 8-7
Detroit 8-21 .276 11.0 5-11 3-10
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Philadelphia 16-7 .696 ---- 11-4 5-3
Mil Braves 15-8 .652 1.0 9-2 6-6
Brooklyn 15-11 .577 2.5 12-3 3-8
St Louis 13-10 .565 3.0 7-3 6-7
NY Giants 12-15 .444 6.0 7-7 5-8
Chi Cubs 9-14 .391 7.0 7-3 2-11
Pittsburgh 10-17 .370 8.0 8-4 2-13
Cincinnati 6-14 .300 8.5 4-5 2-9
American League Games
Chi White Sox 7, Wash Senators 3
NY Yankees 6, StL Browns 5 (10 in)
Cleveland 7, Philadelphia As 3 (G1)
Cleveland 9, Philadelphia As 1 (G2) (10 in)
National League Games
NY Giants 9, St Louis 6
Cincinnati 13, Brooklyn 5 (G1)
Chi Cubs 6, Pittsburgh 2 (G1)
Brooklyn 10, Cincinnati 0 (G2)
Chi Cubs 7, Pittsburgh 3 (G2)