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 231d1944-48No
2Bill Mills11/2/191999y 173d1944No
3Val Helm11/4/192098y 171d1942No
4Wally Westlake11/8/192098y 167d1947-56No
5Eddie Robinson12/15/192098y 130d1942-57No
6George Elder3/10/192198y 45d1949No
7Clint Conatser7/24/192197y 274d1948-49No
8Gil Coan5/18/192296y 341d1946-56No
9Eddie Basinski11/4/192296y 171d1944-47No
10George Yankowski11/19/192296y 156d1942, 1949No
11Neal Watlington12/25/192296y 120d1953No
12Lee Howard11/11/192395y 164d1946-47Yes
13Tim Thompson3/1/192495y 54d1954-58No
14Art Schallock4/25/192494y 364d1951-55Yes
15Ed Fitz Gerald5/21/192494y 338d1948-59No
16Bill Greason9/3/192494y 233d1954Yes
17Charlie Silvera10/13/192494y 193d1948-57No
18Bobby Brown10/25/192494y 181d1946-54No
19Irv Noren11/29/192494y 146d1950-60No


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
RED SCHOENDIENST2/2/19236/6/2018(95y 124d)1945-63No
Chuck Stevens7/10/19185/28/2018(99y 322d)1941, 1946, 1948No