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
8MONTE IRVIN2/25/19191949-56No
9Steve Nagy5/28/19191947, 1950Yes
10Luis Olmo8/11/19191943-45, 1949-51No
11Tom Jordan9/5/19191944-48No
12Lee Pfund10/18/19191945Yes
13Bill Mills11/2/19191944No
14Dick Adams4/8/19201947No
15Val Helm11/4/19201942No
16Wally Westlake11/8/19201947-56No
17Eddie Robinson12/15/19201942-57No

Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedYears of ServicePitcher?
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
Ray Hathaway10/13/19162/11/20151945Yes

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