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
3Alex Monchak3/5/19171940No
4Carl Miles3/22/19181940Yes
5BOBBY DOERR4/7/19181937-44, 1946-51No
6Chuck Stevens7/10/19181941, 1946, 1948No
7Bill Endicott9/4/19181946No
8Fred Caligiuri10/22/19181941-42Yes
9MONTE IRVIN2/25/19191949-56No
10Steve Nagy5/28/19191947, 1950Yes
11Luis Olmo8/11/19191943-45, 1949-51No
12Tom Jordan9/5/19191944-48No
13Lee Pfund10/18/19191945Yes
14Bill Mills11/2/19191944No
15Dick Adams4/8/19201947No
16Val Helm11/4/19201942No
17Wally Westlake11/8/19201947-56No
18Eddie Robinson12/15/19201942-57No

Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedYears of ServicePitcher?
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
Jean-Pierre Roy6/26/192011/1/20141946Yes
Pat McGlothin10/20/192010/24/20141949-50Yes
Lou Lucier3/23/191810/18/20141943-45Yes

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