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
4Lennie Merullo5/5/19171941-47No
5Carl Miles3/22/19181940Yes
6BOBBY DOERR4/7/19181937-44, 1946-51No
7Chuck Stevens7/10/19181941, 1946, 1948No
8Bill Endicott9/4/19181946No
9Fred Caligiuri10/22/19181941-42Yes
10MONTE IRVIN2/25/19191949-56No
11Steve Nagy5/28/19191947, 1950Yes
12Luis Olmo8/11/19191943-45, 1949-51No
13Tom Jordan9/5/19191944-48No
14Lee Pfund10/18/19191945Yes
15Bill Mills11/2/19191944No
16Rugger Ardizoia11/20/19191947Yes
17Dick Adams4/8/19201947No
18Larry Eschen9/22/19201942No
19Val Helm11/4/19201942No
20Wally Westlake11/8/19201947-56No
21Eddie Robinson12/15/19201942-57No

Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedYears of ServicePitcher?
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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