icon Oldest Living Major Leaguers

This list includes every major-league baseball player born on or before 31 December 1924 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?
1Tom Jordan9/5/191999y 171d1944-48No
2Bill Mills11/2/191999y 113d1944No
3Val Helm11/4/192098y 111d1942No
4Wally Westlake11/8/192098y 107d1947-56No
5Eddie Robinson12/15/192098y 70d1942-57No
6George Elder3/10/192197y 350d1949No
7Clint Conatser7/24/192197y 214d1948-49No
8Gil Coan5/18/192296y 281d1946-56No
9Eddie Basinski11/4/192296y 111d1944-47No
10George Yankowski11/19/192296y 96d1942, 1949No
11Neal Watlington12/25/192296y 60d1953No
12Lee Howard11/11/192395y 104d1946-47Yes
13Tim Thompson3/1/192494y 359d1954-58No
14Chuck Harmon4/23/192494y 306d1954-57No
15Art Schallock4/25/192494y 304d1951-55Yes
16Ed Fitz Gerald5/21/192494y 278d1948-59No
17Milt Welch7/26/192494y 212d1945No
18Bill Greason9/3/192494y 173d1954Yes
19Charlie Silvera10/13/192494y 133d1948-57No
20Bobby Brown10/25/192494y 121d1946-54No
21Irv Noren11/29/192494y 86d1950-60No


Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedAgeML CareerPitcher?
Johnny Hetki5/12/19221/10/2019(96y 243d)1945-54Yes
Fred Caligiuri10/22/191811/30/2018(100y 39d)1941-42Yes
RED SCHOENDIENST2/2/19236/6/2018(95y 124d)1945-63No
Chuck Stevens7/10/19185/28/2018(99y 322d)1941, 1946, 1948No
Marv Rackley7/25/19214/24/2018(96y 273d)1947-50No
Len Okrie7/16/19234/12/2018(94y 270d)1948, 1950-52No
Ed Samcoff9/1/19243/29/2018(93y 209d)1951No