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Quincy Gems Announce New Manager

By Quincy Gems | January 27, 2020

Quincy, Il. — The Quincy Gems would like to announce the hiring of Manager Justin Paulsen. “We are excited to have Justin coaching the Gems this summer,” said Gems Owner and General Manager Jimmie Louthan. “His experience from being a player in this league and other top summer collegiate leagues as well as playing pro ball…

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History of the Quincy Gems

By Quincy Gems | August 15, 2019

Joy, tears, cheers, and sweat, Q-Stadium has seen it all since its conception in 1938. Local fans have embraced, loved, cheered and booed each of the teams who have called Q-Stadium home. Young men have came to Quincy with their gloves, their bats, and their hopes; hopes that a major league scout may be in…

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Military Night – July 20th

By Quincy Gems | April 24, 2019

The Military All-Stars will be taking on the Quincy Area All-Stars.There will be pre-game festivities including the Quincy American Legion Post 37 rifle salute, Mercantile Bank induction of Wall of Honor recipients, and Military All-Star pre-game ceremonies…The Historic “Red, White & Blue Tour” delivers unique patriotic events designed to honor America. We conduct a choreographed…

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Prospect League – How it all began…

By Quincy Gems | January 14, 2018

In the summer of 2007, the idea of forming a baseball league that would be a better fit for the communities who had found Independent Professional baseball growing out of their markets began to be discussed.  This idea became the Prospect League, which was officially formed in mid-summer 2008.  The core of the new league…

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