MLB Scores and Standings Wednesday, May 08, 1940

May 8, 1940
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Detroit Tigers 4
Boston Red Sox 5
W Jim Bagby (2-1)
L Cotton Pippen (1-2)
S Jack Wilson (2)
Boston Bees 10
Cincinnati Reds 4
W Bill Posedel (2-1)
L Paul Derringer (2-2)
Cleveland Indians 10
New York Yankees 4
W Al Smith (2-0)
L Marv Breuer (1-2)
S Al Milnar (1)
St. Louis Browns 8
Philadelphia Athletics 10
W Buck Ross (1-0)
L Jack Kramer (1-1)
S Ed Heusser (2)
New York Giants 10
Pittsburgh Pirates 6
W Cliff Melton (3-0)
L Bob Klinger (1-3)
S Hal Schumacher (1)
Philadelphia Phillies 4
St. Louis Cardinals 7
W Bill McGee (2-1)
L Lefty Smoll (1-2)
S Clyde Shoun (1)
Chicago White Sox 6
Washington Senators 3
W Eddie Smith (1-3)
L Ken Chase (1-3)
S Clint Brown (1)

Standings Up to and Including this Date

AL Overall

AL Overall Table
Tm W L W-L% GB RS RA pythW-L%
BOS135.722--10577.638
CLE116.647 1.58878.555
DET117.611 2.08887.505
PHA810.444 5.09194.485
CHW710.412 5.58284.489
SLB710.412 5.59084.532
WSH711.389 6.083107.386
NYY611.353 6.56076.394

NL Overall

NL Overall Table
Tm W L W-L% GB RS RA pythW-L%
BRO112.846--7349.675
CIN114.733 1.06343.668
CHC99.500 4.57666.564
NYG68.429 5.55362.429
BSN68.429 5.56876.449
STL710.412 6.08291.452
PHI58.385 6.03745.411
PIT410.286 7.57090.387
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