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Quincy Gems Announce New Manager

By Julie Louthan | October 5, 2021

Quincy, IL. – Brad Gyorkos is set to become the new Head Coach of the Quincy Gems for the 2022 season. Gyorkos heads into the 2022 season for his third year as head coach of the Culver-Stockton baseball team. A native of Rockford, Illinois, Gyorkos received his bachelor’s degree from Culver-Stockton in Sport Management in…

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Quincy Gems Survey 2021

By Julie Louthan | September 20, 2021

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The Heart of the Matter: Alex Wattermann

By Quincy Gems | June 24, 2021

Since the start of this summer season, different players continue to step up and make game-changing plays. One of those players being Alex Wattermann; a sophomore from Savage, MN.  When asked what it’s like to work with players like Wattermann, Coach Paulsen responded, “It is always special to work with a player like Alex. He…

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More Than a Pitcher: Jack Payne

By Quincy Gems | June 2, 2021

This past week the Quincy Gems competed in four games, winning one and losing three. However, just because the scores didn’t always favor The Gems, doesn’t mean players didn’t step up and make game-changing plays.  This week Jack Payne, a “red shirt” freshman, was one of those star players. With the NCAA Tournament taking place,…

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“Summer Ball is Back”

By Quincy Gems | May 27, 2021

The Quincy Gems Baseball Stadium opens its gates at 5:30 pm for the first time this 2021 season on Saturday, May 29th for the Quincy vs. Clinton game at 6:35 pm.  Prior to this game, the Quincy Gems will compete in two road games: Quincy vs. Springfield @6:35pm on 5/27/2021 Quincy vs. Normal @6:35pm on…

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Field of Dreams

By Quincy Gems | February 25, 2021

The Quincy Gems are excited to partner with O’Donnell-Cookson Life Celebration Home to continue our Field of Dreams program during the 2021 season. The Field of Dreams program gives youth organizations and teams an opportunity to spend time with Gems players before each home game. Youth baseball, softball, and all other youth organizations are invited…

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GEMPIRE Fundraiser

By Quincy Gems | February 12, 2021

Quincy, Il. — The Quincy Gems are implementing a new fundraising program in 2021. The fundraiser is pretty simple, organizations will sell Gems Flex Tickets. The Gems Flex Tickets can be redeemed any night other than GEMPIRE Nights. “This fundraising opportunity is a great way for a wide variety of groups to raise money,” said Assistant…

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Gems Release Schedule

Gems Release 2021 Schedule

By Quincy Gems | February 2, 2021

Quincy IL: The Quincy Gems release their schedule for their upcoming 2021 season.   The local collegiate wood bat baseball team is scheduled to play 60 games, 31 of those at QU Stadium their home park. The Gems will begin their season on May 27 in Springfield at Robin Roberts Stadium against the Sliders. The…

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Gems Gear Up for 2021 Season

By Quincy Gems | November 19, 2020

Quincy IL: The Quincy Gems are getting creative while preparing for the 2021 season.   Last week the local collegiate wood bat baseball team announced their Black Friday sale is available for the whole month of November. The deal includes a three game GEMPIRE Night Ticket Package, 5 flex tickets, and a Gems Replica Jersey…

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Covid-19 Update

By Quincy Gems | May 29, 2020

Prospect League Statement Quincy, IL – Due to the ongoing government regulations surrounding Covid-19, the Prospect League has voted to cancel the 2020 season. The Quincy Gems are disappointed, and were excited to give fans a fun and safe experience during these trying times. “Unfortunately these are the cards we have been dealt,” said Gems…

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