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Six Former Indians Are Past Age Of 90

Minnie Minoso ... not old enough to make the list.

With the passing of legendary Bob Feller last month at age 92, who is now the oldest living former Indians player? Loyal Indians Ink reader Wally Mieskoski posed that question and so we sought the answer. Actually, Feller was second-oldest when he died. Still No. 1 is ex-outfielder Eddie Carnett, who played 30 games for the 1945 Indians. He's the oldest of six former Tribe players past age 90.

Eddie Carnett, OF, born Oct. 21, 1916 Played 30 games for 1945 Indians Also 128 games for White Sox Tom Jordan, C, born Sept. 15, 1919 Played 14 games for 1946 Indians Also 24 games for White Sox, one for Browns Dave Philley, OF-1B-3B, born May 16, 1920 Played 176 games for 1954-55 Indians Also 721 for White Sox; 443 for Athletics; 228 for Orioles; 204 for Phillies; 65 for Tigers; 39 for...

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