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WICHITA — While Wichita’s history has been hit or miss when it comes to minor league baseball, there has been one constant through the years that continues to draw crowds. Thanks to the ingenuity of one local sporting goods salesman, Raymond “Hap” Dumont, baseball fans have been able to look forward to watching highly competitive,...

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Wichita Bids Adieu to Lawrence-Dumont Stadium The banging and clanging of metal tools striking against steel seats echoed throughout Lawrence-Dumont Stadium; the ping and pangs were loud enough to even disrupt the ghost of  Ray“Hap” Dumont, who convinced the City of Wichita to build the stadium to host his semi-amateur baseball in 1935. Many still...

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WICHITA, KS – The 81st National Baseball Congress World Series will be played next summer at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium in Wichita with a familiar face in charge of the event. Kevin Jenks has been named the general manager and tournament director of the National Baseball Congress by the newly formed foundation’s board of directors. Jenks, who...

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