MLB Scores and Standings Tuesday, May 23, 1939

May 23, 1939
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Detroit Tigers 7
Boston Red Sox 2
W Bobo Newsom (4-2)
L Woody Rich (3-2)
Boston Bees 8
Chicago Cubs 15
W Kirby Higbe (2-0)
L Danny MacFayden (3-3)
S Charlie Root (1)
Brooklyn Dodgers 2
Cincinnati Reds 3
W Johnny Vander Meer (3-1)
L Van Mungo (2-3)
Cleveland Indians 3
New York Yankees 7
W Atley Donald (3-0)
L Johnny Allen (0-2)
St. Louis Browns 3
Philadelphia Athletics 7
W Lynn Nelson (2-0)
L George Gill (0-3)
New York Giants 4
Pittsburgh Pirates 13
W Rip Sewell (4-3)
L Cliff Melton (2-5)
Philadelphia Phillies 1
St. Louis Cardinals 6
W Bill McGee (3-0)
L Max Butcher (2-6)
Chicago White Sox 5
Washington Senators 4
W Clint Brown (3-0)
L Joe Haynes (2-1)
S Thornton Lee (1)

Standings Up to and Including this Date

AL Overall

AL Overall Table
Tm W L W-L% GB RS RA pythW-L%
NYY225.815--18084.801
BOS168.667 4.5149110.635
CHW1613.552 7.0136154.443
CLE1314.481 9.0122133.461
WSH1116.40711.0118137.432
PHA1116.40711.0117140.419
SLB1119.36712.5163209.388
DET1120.35513.0141159.445

NL Overall

NL Overall Table
Tm W L W-L% GB RS RA pythW-L%
CIN1910.655--157113.646
STL189.667--12185.656
CHC1614.533 3.5138155.447
PIT1415.483 5.0124122.507
BSN1415.483 5.0117122.481
NYG1317.433 6.5141165.429
BRO1116.407 7.0116129.452
PHI1019.345 9.0126149.424
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