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.

If you use data from this page, give us credit. This data doesn't compile itself - it is the result of years of research and ongoing maintenance.

RankNameBornYears of ServicePitcher?
1Eddie Carnett10/21/19161941, 1944-45No
2Carl Miles3/22/19181940Yes
3BOBBY DOERR4/7/19181937-44, 1946-51No
4Chuck Stevens7/10/19181941, 1946, 1948No
5Bill Endicott9/4/19181946No
6Fred Caligiuri10/22/19181941-42Yes
7Steve Nagy5/28/19191947, 1950Yes
8Luis Olmo8/11/19191943-45, 1949-51No
9Tom Jordan9/5/19191944-48No
10Bill Mills11/2/19191944No
11Dick Adams4/8/19201947No
12Val Helm11/4/19201942No
13Wally Westlake11/8/19201947-56No
14Eddie Robinson12/15/19201942-57No
15Dick Starr3/2/19211947-51Yes
16George Elder3/10/19211949No
17Jim Rivera7/22/19211952-61No
18Clint Conatser7/24/19211948-49No
19Marv Rackley7/25/19211947-50No
20Red Adams10/7/19211946Yes
21Dave Ferriss12/5/19211945-50Yes

Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedYears of ServicePitcher?
Lee Pfund10/18/19196/2/20161945Yes
Mike Sandlock10/17/19154/4/20161942, 1944-46, 1953No
MONTE IRVIN2/25/19191/11/20161949-56No
Alex Monchak3/5/19179/12/20151940No

Copyright © 1997-2016 by David Carson. Who's Alive and Who's Dead is brought to you by Living Water Specialties.