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
2Eddie Carnett10/21/19161941, 1944-45No
3Carl Miles3/22/19181940Yes
4BOBBY DOERR4/7/19181937-44, 1946-51No
5Chuck Stevens7/10/19181941, 1946, 1948No
6Bill Endicott9/4/19181946No
7Fred Caligiuri10/22/19181941-42Yes
8Steve Nagy5/28/19191947, 1950Yes
9Luis Olmo8/11/19191943-45, 1949-51No
10Tom Jordan9/5/19191944-48No
11Lee Pfund10/18/19191945Yes
12Bill Mills11/2/19191944No
13Dick Adams4/8/19201947No
14Val Helm11/4/19201942No
15Wally Westlake11/8/19201947-56No
16Eddie Robinson12/15/19201942-57No
17Dick Starr3/2/19211947-51Yes
18George Elder3/10/19211949No
19Jim Rivera7/22/19211952-61No
20Clint Conatser7/24/19211948-49No
21Marv Rackley7/25/19211947-50No
22Red Adams10/7/19211946Yes
23Dave Ferriss12/5/19211945-50Yes

Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedYears of ServicePitcher?
MONTE IRVIN2/25/19191/11/20161949-56No
Alex Monchak3/5/19179/12/20151940No
Rugger Ardizoia11/20/19197/19/20151947Yes
Larry Eschen9/22/19206/9/20151942No
Lennie Merullo5/5/19175/30/20151941-47No

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