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
2Ray Hathaway10/13/19161945Yes
3Eddie Carnett10/21/19161941, 1944-45No
4Alex Monchak3/5/19171940No
5Lennie Merullo5/5/19171941-47No
6Carl Miles3/22/19181940Yes
7Lou Lucier3/23/19181943-45Yes
8BOBBY DOERR4/7/19181937-44, 1946-51No
9Chuck Stevens7/10/19181941, 1946, 1948No
10Bill Endicott9/4/19181946No
11Fred Caligiuri10/22/19181941-42Yes
12MONTE IRVIN2/25/19191949-56No
13Steve Nagy5/28/19191947, 1950Yes
14Luis Olmo8/11/19191943-45, 1949-51No
15Tom Jordan9/5/19191944-48No
16Lee Pfund10/18/19191945Yes
17Bill Mills11/2/19191944No
18Rugger Ardizoia11/20/19191947Yes
19Dick Adams4/8/19201947No
20Jean-Pierre Roy6/26/19201946Yes
21Larry Eschen9/22/19201942No
22Pat McGlothin10/20/19201949-50Yes
23Val Helm11/4/19201942No
24Wally Westlake11/8/19201947-56No
25Eddie Robinson12/15/19201942-57No

Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedYears of ServicePitcher?
Connie Marrero4/25/19114/23/20141950-54Yes
Art Kenney4/29/19163/12/20141938Yes
Mike Palagyi7/4/191711/21/20131939Yes
Ace Parker5/17/191211/6/20131937-38No

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