icon Oldest Living Major Leaguers

This list includes every major-league baseball player born on or before 31 December 1928 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?
1Art Schallock4/25/192498y 114d1951-55Yes
2Bill Greason9/3/192497y 348d1954Yes
3Larry Miggins8/20/192596y 362d1948, 1952No
4Paul Hinrichs8/31/192596y 351d1951Yes
5Bobby Shantz9/26/192596y 325d1949-64Yes
6Chris Haughey10/3/192596y 318d1943Yes
7Frank Saucier5/28/192696y 81d1951No
8Bobby Morgan6/29/192696y 49d1950, 1952-58No
9Ed Mickelson9/9/192695y 342d1950, 1953, 1957No
10Carl Erskine12/13/192695y 247d1948-59Yes
11Jim Willis3/20/192795y 150d1953-54Yes
12Charlie Maxwell4/8/192795y 131d1950-64No
13Billy Gardner7/19/192795y 29d1954-63No
14Dave Hillman9/14/192794y 337d1955-62Yes
15Bill Harrington10/3/192794y 318d1953, 1955-56Yes
16Bob Kelly10/4/192794y 317d1951-58Yes
17Tommy Brown12/6/192794y 254d1944-45, 1947-53Yes
18Bob Oldis1/5/192894y 224d1953-55, 1960-63No
19Felipe Montemayor2/7/192894y 191d1953, 1955No
20Roy Face2/20/192894y 178d1953, 1955-69Yes
21Billy Hunter6/4/192894y 74d1953-58No
22John Glenn7/10/192894y 38d1960No
23Fred Marolewski10/9/192893y 312d1953No
24Gail Henley10/15/192893y 306d1954No
25Mickey Micelotta10/20/192893y 301d1954-55No
26Bob Ross11/2/192893y 288d1950-51, 1956Yes
27Bill Wilson11/6/192893y 284d1950, 1953-55No


Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedAgeML CareerPitcher?
George Elder3/10/19217/7/2022(101y 119d)1949No
Eddie Basinski11/4/19221/8/2022(99y 65d)1944-47No
Tim Thompson3/1/192410/25/2021(97y 238d)1954-58No
Eddie Robinson12/15/192010/4/2021(100y 293d)1942-57No
Cloyd Boyer9/1/19279/20/2021(94y 19d)1949-55Yes