MLB Scores and Standings Thursday, August 23, 1956

Aug 23, 1956
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Detroit Tigers 0
Baltimore Orioles 3
W Ray Moore (10-6)
L Frank Lary (13-13)
S Hal Brown (1)
Cleveland Indians 1
Boston Red Sox 2
W Mel Parnell (7-3)
L Bob Lemon (16-11)
New York Giants 2
Chicago Cubs 1
W Johnny Antonelli (13-12)
L Moe Drabowsky (1-1)
New York Giants 8
Chicago Cubs 5 (7)
W Max Surkont (1-0)
L Warren Hacker (2-12)
S Hoyt Wilhelm (7)
Brooklyn Dodgers 6
Cincinnati Redlegs 5
W Don Newcombe (20-6)
L Johnny Klippstein (11-10)
Philadelphia Phillies 5
Milwaukee Braves 11
W Ray Crone (10-8)
L Curt Simmons (10-8)
S Ernie Johnson (6)
Chicago White Sox 8
New York Yankees 3
W Bob Keegan (4-5)
L Rip Coleman (3-4)
Chicago White Sox 6
New York Yankees 4
W Dixie Howell (5-6)
L Bob Turley (7-3)
S Paul LaPalme (2)
Pittsburgh Pirates 0
St. Louis Cardinals 3
W Vinegar Bend Mizell (12-10)
L Ron Kline (10-15)
Pittsburgh Pirates 2
St. Louis Cardinals 3
W Jackie Collum (6-1)
L Roy Face (8-8)
Kansas City Athletics 3
Washington Senators 5
W Chuck Stobbs (12-10)
L Jack Crimian (2-7)

Standings Up to and Including this Date

AL Overall

AL Overall Table
Tm W L W-L% GB RS RA pythW-L%
NYY7844.639--694515.633
CLE6850.576 8.0591465.608
CHW6552.55610.5613493.598
BOS6554.54611.5595578.513
DET5763.47520.0597580.513
BAL5465.45422.5447556.401
WSH5068.42426.0531707.372
KCA3980.32837.5485659.363

NL Overall

NL Overall Table
Tm W L W-L% GB RS RA pythW-L%
MLN7346.613--571427.630
BRO7047.598 2.0549477.564
CIN7051.579 4.0605528.562
STL6060.50013.5554545.507
PHI5562.47017.0519578.451
PIT5170.42123.0468518.454
CHC4969.41523.5486559.436
NYG4770.40225.0399519.382
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