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 284d1944-48No
2Bill Mills11/2/191999y 226d1944No
3Val Helm11/4/192098y 224d1942No
4Wally Westlake11/8/192098y 220d1947-56No
5Eddie Robinson12/15/192098y 183d1942-57No
6George Elder3/10/192198y 98d1949No
7Clint Conatser7/24/192197y 327d1948-49No
8Gil Coan5/18/192297y 29d1946-56No
9Eddie Basinski11/4/192296y 224d1944-47No
10George Yankowski11/19/192296y 209d1942, 1949No
11Neal Watlington12/25/192296y 173d1953No
12Tim Thompson3/1/192495y 107d1954-58No
13Art Schallock4/25/192495y 52d1951-55Yes
14Ed Fitz Gerald5/21/192495y 26d1948-59No
15Bill Greason9/3/192494y 286d1954Yes
16Charlie Silvera10/13/192494y 246d1948-57No
17Bobby Brown10/25/192494y 234d1946-54No
18Irv Noren11/29/192494y 199d1950-60No


Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedAgeML CareerPitcher?
Chuck Harmon4/23/19243/19/2019(94y 330d)1954-57No
Milt Welch7/26/19242/9/2019(94y 198d)1945No
Johnny Hetki5/12/19221/10/2019(96y 243d)1945-54Yes
Fred Caligiuri10/22/191811/30/2018(100y 39d)1941-42Yes