MLB League Standings after Aug 23 in 1996 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
Home Away Div
Cleveland 76-52 .594 ---- 37-25 39-27 20-14
NY Yankees 73-54 .575 2.5 41-25 32-29 20-11
Texas 74-55 .574 2.5 43-24 31-31 12-14
Chi White Sox 69-61 .531 8.0 34-27 35-34 18-19
Baltimore 67-60 .528 8.5 33-32 34-28 17-16
Seattle 66-61 .520 9.5 31-33 35-28 15-10
Minnesota 64-64 .500 12.0 32-36 32-28 15-20
Boston 64-65 .496 12.5 38-29 26-36 24-15
Oakland 62-69 .473 15.5 30-36 32-33 16-12
Milwaukee 61-68 .473 15.5 31-35 30-33 24-16
California 60-68 .469 16.0 36-27 24-41 10-17
Toronto 60-69 .465 16.5 28-33 32-36 13-22
Kansas City 58-72 .446 19.0 26-39 32-33 16-24
Detroit 46-82 .359 30.0 25-34 21-48 13-23
NATIONAL LEAGUE
Home Away Div
Atlanta 80-47 .630 ---- 47-22 33-25 22-12
Montreal 69-58 .543 11.0 38-25 31-33 13-18
San Diego 70-60 .538 11.5 36-31 34-29 17-10
St Louis 68-60 .531 12.5 35-28 33-32 25-9
LA Dodgers 68-60 .531 12.5 35-28 33-32 13-13
Houston 68-61 .527 13.0 36-26 32-35 18-22
Colorado 66-63 .512 15.0 43-20 23-43 15-12
Cincinnati 64-63 .504 16.0 33-31 31-32 18-21
Chi Cubs 63-63 .500 16.5 36-31 27-32 16-19
Florida 59-70 .457 22.0 40-26 19-44 17-19
NY Mets 59-70 .457 22.0 34-28 25-42 17-16
Pittsburgh 55-73 .430 25.5 27-36 28-37 15-21
San Francisco 54-72 .429 25.5 29-33 25-39 8-18
Philadelphia 53-76 .411 28.0 27-35 26-41 18-22
American League Games
California 2, Baltimore 0
Detroit 3, Kansas City 2
NY Yankees 5, Oakland 3
Seattle 6, Boston 4
Minnesota 9, Texas 2
Toronto 4, Chi White Sox 2
Milwaukee 6, Cleveland 5 (11 in)
National League Games
Atlanta 4, Chi Cubs 3
Montreal 10, San Francisco 8
LA Dodgers 7, NY Mets 5
Philadelphia 7, San Diego 4
Pittsburgh 5, Colorado 3
St Louis 1, Houston 0
Cincinnati 6, Florida 5 (G1)
Florida 8, Cincinnati 3 (G2)