Oldest Living Major-League Baseball Players

This list includes every major-league baseball player born on or before 31 December 1921 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?
1Eddie Carnett10/21/19161941, 1944-45No
2BOBBY DOERR4/7/19181937-44, 1946-51No
3Chuck Stevens7/10/19181941, 1946, 1948No
4Bill Endicott9/4/19181946No
5Fred Caligiuri10/22/19181941-42Yes
6Luis Olmo8/11/19191943-45, 1949-51No
7Tom Jordan9/5/19191944-48No
8Bill Mills11/2/19191944No
9Val Helm11/4/19201942No
10Wally Westlake11/8/19201947-56No
11Eddie Robinson12/15/19201942-57No
12Dick Starr3/2/19211947-51Yes
13George Elder3/10/19211949No
14Jim Rivera7/22/19211952-61No
15Clint Conatser7/24/19211948-49No
16Marv Rackley7/25/19211947-50No
17Red Adams10/7/19211946Yes
18Dave Ferriss12/5/19211945-50Yes

Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedYears of ServicePitcher?
Dick Adams4/8/19209/14/20161947No
Carl Miles3/22/19189/9/20161940Yes
Steve Nagy5/28/19197/24/20161947, 1950Yes
Lee Pfund10/18/19196/2/20161945Yes
Mike Sandlock10/17/19154/4/20161942, 1944-46, 1953No
MONTE IRVIN2/25/19191/11/20161949-56No

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