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?
1Chuck Stevens7/10/191899y 288d1941, 1946, 1948No
2Fred Caligiuri10/22/191899y 184d1941-42Yes
3Tom Jordan9/5/191998y 231d1944-48No
4Bill Mills11/2/191998y 173d1944No
5Val Helm11/4/192097y 171d1942No
6Wally Westlake11/8/192097y 167d1947-56No
7Eddie Robinson12/15/192097y 130d1942-57No
8George Elder3/10/192197y 45d1949No
9Clint Conatser7/24/192196y 274d1948-49No
10Marv Rackley7/25/192196y 273d1947-50No
11Johnny Hetki5/12/192295y 347d1945-54Yes
12Gil Coan5/18/192295y 341d1946-56No
13Eddie Basinski11/4/192295y 171d1944-47No
14George Yankowski11/19/192295y 156d1942, 1949No
15Neal Watlington12/25/192295y 120d1953No
16RED SCHOENDIENST2/2/192395y 81d1945-63No
17Lee Howard11/11/192394y 164d1946-47Yes
18Tim Thompson3/1/192494y 54d1954-58No
19Chuck Harmon4/23/192494y 1d1954-57No
20Art Schallock4/25/192493y 364d1951-55Yes
21Ed Fitz Gerald5/21/192493y 338d1948-59No
22Milt Welch7/26/192493y 272d1945No
23Ed Samcoff9/1/192493y 235d1951No
24Bill Greason9/3/192493y 233d1954Yes
25Charlie Silvera10/13/192493y 193d1948-57No
26Bobby Brown10/25/192493y 181d1946-54No
27Irv Noren11/29/192493y 146d1950-60No


Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedAgeML CareerPitcher?
Len Okrie7/16/19234/12/2018(94y 270d)1948, 1950-52No
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
Bob Kuzava5/28/19235/15/2017(93y 352d)1946-57Yes
Sam Mele1/21/19225/1/2017(95y 100d)1947-56No
Luis Olmo8/11/19194/28/2017(97y 260d)1943-45, 1949-51No