The age of retirement of a Major League Baseball pitcher varies. Most retire in their mid 30s. Nolan Ryan was still throwing 95 mile per hour fastballs at the age of 46.
40 years old, retired on Washington Wizards jersey. Last team he played against was AI's Philadelphia 76ers.
Lynn Nolan Ryan, Jr. (born on January 31, 1947), nicknamed "The Ryan Express", is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. He is currently principal owner, president and CEO of the Texas Rangers.During a major league record 27-year baseball career, he pitched in 1966 and from 1968-1993 for four different teams: the New York Mets,California Angels, Houston Astros, and Texas Rangers. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1999.Ryan, a hard-throwing right-handed pitcher, threw pitches that were regularly recorded above 100 miles per hour (160.93 km/h). Even past the age of 40, he could still bring 95 mph plus heat in games.While his lifetime winning percentage was a relatively pedestrian .526, Ryan was an eight-time MLB All-Star, and his 5,714 career strikeouts rank first in baseball history by a significant margin. He leads the runner-up, Randy Johnson, by 839 strikeouts. Similarly, Ryan's 2,795 bases on balls lead second-place Steve Carlton by 962-walking over 50% more hitters than any other pitcher in Major League history. Other than Jackie Robinson (whose number was retired by the entire MLB), Ryan is currently the only major league baseball player to have his number retired by at least 3 different teams: the Angels, Astros, and Rangers.Ryan is the all-time leader in no-hitters with seven, three more than any other pitcher. He is tied with Bob Feller for most one-hitters, with 12. Ryan also pitched 18 two-hitters. Despite the seven no-hitters, he never threw a perfect game, nor did he ever win a Cy Young Award. Ryan is one of only 29 players in baseball history to date to have appeared in Major League baseball games in four decades.
Question answered May 30, 2009:That is former baseball executive Lee MacPhail at age 91 (born October 25, 1917). MacPhail was elected to the Hall in 1998. Former Red Sox second baseman Bobby Doerr (born April 7, 1918) is also 91.Both Bob Feller and Monte Irvin are 90.
I think he retired 3 years ago when he was 42-43 because in Basketball that is a good age to retire.
the average retirement age is about in between their 40's or late 30's
The average retirement age for a professional engineer is age 66. However, this will vary depending on several other factors.
Professional table tennis does not have a required retirement age.
There is no official retirement age for Major League baseball players. They can play as long as a team is willing to put them under contract.
It varies according to level of playing, posuition played in the team and if injury forced the retirement. However the average age is 36
Financial professionals can help individuals with their retirement. The title of the professional would be retirement planner or counselor. There are many counselors you can go to.
Bo Jackson's retirement did not come until after he had recovered from hip replacement surgery and went on to play another year of professional baseball for the Chicago WhiteSox. He retired from all professional sports in 1994 at the age of 32.
In professional baseball, as many as he wants.But see if your not talking about the Pro's then it all depends on the LEVEL, ASSOCIATION, and mainly the AGE GROUP.