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 353d1944-48No
2Val Helm11/4/192098y 293d1942No
3Wally Westlake11/8/192098y 289d1947-56No
4Eddie Robinson12/15/192098y 252d1942-57No
5George Elder3/10/192198y 167d1949No
6Clint Conatser7/24/192198y 31d1948-49No
7Gil Coan5/18/192297y 98d1946-56No
8Eddie Basinski11/4/192296y 293d1944-47No
9George Yankowski11/19/192296y 278d1942, 1949No
10Neal Watlington12/25/192296y 242d1953No
11Tim Thompson3/1/192495y 176d1954-58No
12Art Schallock4/25/192495y 121d1951-55Yes
13Ed Fitz Gerald5/21/192495y 95d1948-59No
14Bill Greason9/3/192494y 355d1954Yes
15Charlie Silvera10/13/192494y 315d1948-57No
16Bobby Brown10/25/192494y 303d1946-54No
17Irv Noren11/29/192494y 268d1950-60No


Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedAgeML CareerPitcher?
Bill Mills11/2/19198/9/2019(99y 280d)1944No
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