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?
1Fred Caligiuri10/22/191899y 296d1941-42Yes
2Tom Jordan9/5/191998y 343d1944-48No
3Bill Mills11/2/191998y 285d1944No
4Val Helm11/4/192097y 283d1942No
5Wally Westlake11/8/192097y 279d1947-56No
6Eddie Robinson12/15/192097y 242d1942-57No
7George Elder3/10/192197y 157d1949No
8Clint Conatser7/24/192197y 21d1948-49No
9Johnny Hetki5/12/192296y 94d1945-54Yes
10Gil Coan5/18/192296y 88d1946-56No
11Eddie Basinski11/4/192295y 283d1944-47No
12George Yankowski11/19/192295y 268d1942, 1949No
13Neal Watlington12/25/192295y 232d1953No
14Lee Howard11/11/192394y 276d1946-47Yes
15Tim Thompson3/1/192494y 166d1954-58No
16Chuck Harmon4/23/192494y 113d1954-57No
17Art Schallock4/25/192494y 111d1951-55Yes
18Ed Fitz Gerald5/21/192494y 85d1948-59No
19Milt Welch7/26/192494y 19d1945No
20Bill Greason9/3/192493y 345d1954Yes
21Charlie Silvera10/13/192493y 305d1948-57No
22Bobby Brown10/25/192493y 293d1946-54No
23Irv Noren11/29/192493y 258d1950-60No


Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedAgeML CareerPitcher?
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
Jim Rivera7/22/192111/13/2017(96y 114d)1952-61No
BOBBY DOERR4/7/191811/13/2017(99y 220d)1937-44, 1946-51No
Solly Hemus4/17/192310/2/2017(94y 168d)1949-59No
Tom Wright9/22/19239/5/2017(93y 348d)1948-56No