icon Oldest Living Major Leaguers

This list includes every major-league baseball player born on or before 31 December 1925 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.

RankNameBornAgeML CareerPitcher?
1Eddie Robinson12/15/192099y 354d1942-57No
2George Elder3/10/192199y 268d1949No
3Eddie Basinski11/4/192298y 29d1944-47No
4Tim Thompson3/1/192496y 277d1954-58No
5Art Schallock4/25/192496y 222d1951-55Yes
6Bill Greason9/3/192496y 91d1954Yes
7Bobby Brown10/25/192496y 39d1946-54No
8Wayne Terwilliger6/27/192595y 159d1949-51, 1953-56, 1959-60No
9Larry Miggins8/20/192595y 105d1948, 1952No
10Billy DeMars8/26/192595y 99d1948, 1950-51No
11Paul Hinrichs8/31/192595y 94d1951Yes
12Bobby Shantz9/26/192595y 68d1949-64Yes
13Chris Haughey10/3/192595y 61d1943Yes
14Frank Saucier5/28/192694y 189d1951No
15Bobby Morgan6/29/192694y 157d1950, 1952-58No
16Johnny Groth7/23/192694y 133d1946-60No
17Al Naples8/29/192694y 96d1949No
18Ed Mickelson9/9/192694y 85d1950, 1953, 1957No
19Carl Erskine12/13/192693y 356d1948-59Yes

Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedAgeML CareerPitcher?
Bob Miller6/16/192611/27/2020(94y 164d)1949-58Yes
Howie Judson2/16/19268/18/2020(94y 184d)1948-54Yes
Bert Thiel5/4/19267/31/2020(94y 88d)1952Yes
Ed Fitz Gerald5/21/19246/14/2020(96y 24d)1948-59No
George Yankowski11/19/19222/25/2020(97y 98d)1942, 1949No
Gil Coan5/18/19222/4/2020(97y 262d)1946-56No
Neal Watlington12/25/192212/29/2019(97y 4d)1953No