Oldest Living Major-League Baseball Players

This list includes every major-league baseball player born on or before 31 December 1920 who is alive. They are listed in order from oldest to youngest.

Players who accumulated fewer than 200 at bats and 50 innings pitched are in normal type. Players with more than 200 at bats or 50 innings pitched are in bold. Players in the Baseball Hall of Fame are in BOLD CAPS.

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RankNameBornYears of ServicePitcher?
1Mike Sandlock10/17/19151942, 1944-46, 1953No
2Ray Hathaway10/13/19161945Yes
3Eddie Carnett10/21/19161941, 1944-45No
4Alex Monchak3/5/19171940No
5Lennie Merullo5/5/19171941-47No
6Carl Miles3/22/19181940Yes
7BOBBY DOERR4/7/19181937-44, 1946-51No
8Chuck Stevens7/10/19181941, 1946, 1948No
9Bill Endicott9/4/19181946No
10Fred Caligiuri10/22/19181941-42Yes
11MONTE IRVIN2/25/19191949-56No
12Steve Nagy5/28/19191947, 1950Yes
13Luis Olmo8/11/19191943-45, 1949-51No
14Tom Jordan9/5/19191944-48No
15Lee Pfund10/18/19191945Yes
16Bill Mills11/2/19191944No
17Rugger Ardizoia11/20/19191947Yes
18Dick Adams4/8/19201947No
19Jean-Pierre Roy6/26/19201946Yes
20Larry Eschen9/22/19201942No
21Pat McGlothin10/20/19201949-50Yes
22Val Helm11/4/19201942No
23Wally Westlake11/8/19201947-56No
24Eddie Robinson12/15/19201942-57No

Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedYears of ServicePitcher?
Lou Lucier3/23/191810/18/20141943-45Yes
Connie Marrero4/25/19114/23/20141950-54Yes
Art Kenney4/29/19163/12/20141938Yes
Mike Palagyi7/4/191711/21/20131939Yes
Ace Parker5/17/191211/6/20131937-38No

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