Legacy, world record make Doenges Ford Indians baseball unique

Legacy, world record make Doenges Ford Indians baseball unique

QUICK FACTS:

  • Bartlesville's Doenges Ford Indians summer baseball team hosted the 59th Glen Winget Memorial Tournament this week, including 10 teams from Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri and Kansas
  • The Doenges Ford Indians are part of a Guinness World Record for the longest corporate sponsorship of an amateur sports team, a partnership that has spanned 77 years and counting
  • Several professional baseball greats played at Bill Dounges Memorial Stadium on their ways to the Major Leagues, including Mickey Mantle, Johnny Bench and Matt Kemp
  • Bartlesville beat Kickapoo in the title game Saturday night, claiming the Doenges Ford Indians' 18th Glen Winget Memorial Tournament title in 59 years