Oldest Living Major-League Baseball Players

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.

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RankNameBornYears of ServicePitcher?
1Chuck Stevens7/10/19181941, 1946, 1948No
2Fred Caligiuri10/22/19181941-42Yes
3Tom Jordan9/5/19191944-48No
4Bill Mills11/2/19191944No
5Val Helm11/4/19201942No
6Wally Westlake11/8/19201947-56No
7Eddie Robinson12/15/19201942-57No
8George Elder3/10/19211949No
9Clint Conatser7/24/19211948-49No
10Johnny Hetki5/12/19221945-54Yes
11Gil Coan5/18/19221946-56No
12Eddie Basinski11/4/19221944-47No
13George Yankowski11/19/19221942, 1949No
14Neal Watlington12/25/19221953No
15RED SCHOENDIENST2/2/19231945-63No
16Lee Howard11/11/19231946-47Yes
17Tim Thompson3/1/19241954-58No
18Chuck Harmon4/23/19241954-57No
19Art Schallock4/25/19241951-55Yes
20Ed Fitz Gerald5/21/19241948-59No
21Milt Welch7/26/19241945No
22Bill Greason9/3/19241954Yes
23Charlie Silvera10/13/19241948-57No
24Bobby Brown10/25/19241946-54No
25Irv Noren11/29/19241950-60No

Recent Deaths

NameBornDiedYears of ServicePitcher?
Marv Rackley7/25/19214/24/20181947-50No
Len Okrie7/16/19234/12/20181948, 1950-52No
Ed Samcoff9/1/19243/29/20181951No
Jim Rivera7/22/192111/13/20171952-61No
BOBBY DOERR4/7/191811/13/20171937-44, 1946-51No
Solly Hemus4/17/192310/2/20171949-59No
Tom Wright9/22/19239/5/20171948-56No

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