Oldest Living Major-League Baseball Players

This list includes every major-league baseball player born on or before 31 December 1921 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?
1BOBBY DOERR4/7/19181937-44, 1946-51No
2Chuck Stevens7/10/19181941, 1946, 1948No
3Bill Endicott9/4/19181946No
4Fred Caligiuri10/22/19181941-42Yes
5Luis Olmo8/11/19191943-45, 1949-51No
6Tom Jordan9/5/19191944-48No
7Bill Mills11/2/19191944No
8Val Helm11/4/19201942No
9Wally Westlake11/8/19201947-56No
10Eddie Robinson12/15/19201942-57No
11Dick Starr3/2/19211947-51Yes
12George Elder3/10/19211949No
13Jim Rivera7/22/19211952-61No
14Clint Conatser7/24/19211948-49No
15Marv Rackley7/25/19211947-50No
16Red Adams10/7/19211946Yes

Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedYears of ServicePitcher?
Dave Ferriss12/5/192111/24/20161945-50Yes
Eddie Carnett10/21/191611/4/20161941, 1944-45No
Dick Adams4/8/19209/14/20161947No
Carl Miles3/22/19189/9/20161940Yes
Steve Nagy5/28/19197/24/20161947, 1950Yes
Lee Pfund10/18/19196/2/20161945Yes
Mike Sandlock10/17/19154/4/20161942, 1944-46, 1953No
MONTE IRVIN2/25/19191/11/20161949-56No

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