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Covid-19 Update

By Quincy Gems | April 29, 2020

Prospect League Statement ELKVILLE, Ill. – The Prospect League today announces its decision to delay its regularly-scheduled 2020 Opening Day from May 28 to July 1. The new Opening Day of July 1 is, of course, subject to decisions by national, state, and local governments, as well as health organizations and medical recommendations and group gathering guidelines. “The health…

Gems Sign Kade Burns

By Quincy Gems | April 27, 2020

Quincy, IL – The Quincy Gems are excited to announce the signing of Kade Burns. Kade is a Redshirt Sophomore from Quincy University. Before his time at Quincy University, Burns spent one year at the University of Central Missouri. Burns appeared in 2 games during his freshman season. The Edwardsville, IL native, lettered three times during…

Gems Sign Austin Baskin

By Quincy Gems | April 23, 2020

Quincy, IL – The Quincy Gems are excited to announce the signing of middle infielder Austin Baskin. Baskin will be a sophomore at the University of Memphis in the fall of 2020. During his shortened Freshman year campaign, Baskin hit .233 with 2 doubles, 2 home runs, and 8 RBI’s in 16 games. Austin is a…

Gems Sign Lance Logsdon

By Quincy Gems | April 22, 2020

Quincy, IL – The Quincy Gems are excited to announce the signing of Lance Logsdon. Logsdon is a Sophomore 1B/DH from Quincy University. The 6’4 sophomore was hitting .458 with 8 doubles, 4 home runs, and 23 RBI’s in 16 games before the season was canceled. Lance is a native of Canton, Missouri where he went…

Gems Sign David Olejnik

By Quincy Gems | April 16, 2020

Quincy, IL – The Quincy Gems are excited to announce the signing of David Olejnik. “I’m excited for the opportunity to play outfield for the Gems this summer, and I can’t wait to take the field on opening day,” says Olejnik. “I’m really looking forward to getting on the baseball field and chasing a Prospect…

Gems Sign Casey Sole

By Quincy Gems | April 14, 2020

Quincy, IL – The Quincy Gems are excited to announce the signing of Casey Sole. “I’m excited to play for a great team and an amazing baseball community,” says Soles. “I’m also excited for the opportunity to meet a bunch of new guys!” Sole, a catcher from Southeast Missouri State, did not compete in the…

Gems Sign Hayden Hirschvogel

By Quincy Gems | April 13, 2020

Quincy, IL – The Quincy Gems are excited to announce the signing of Gino D’Alessio. I’ve heard great things about the Gems and the Prospect League,” says Hirschvogel. “I am very excited about the opportunity to be apart of the team this summer. A chance to be apart of the Gems and the community in…

Gems Sign Gino D’Alessio

By Quincy Gems | April 9, 2020

Quincy, IL – The Quincy Gems are excited to announce the signing of Gino D’Alessio. “With the cancellation of the NCAA baseball season, I am extremely eager to play for the Gems this summer,” says D’Alessio. “I know that all the guys playing this summer cannot wait to get back on the field, so it…

Gems Return Joey Polak

By Quincy Gems | April 7, 2020

Quincy, IL – The Quincy Gems are excited to announce the return of Quincy Notre Dame Alum Joey Polak. “I am looking forward to being with the Gems again this summer!” says Polak. “It means the world to be welcomed back for the 4th year. I couldn’t be more thankful to play for great ownership…

Gems Sign Kenny Bell III

By Quincy Gems | April 6, 2020

Quincy, IL – The Quincy Gems are excited to announce the signing of Kenny Bell III. “Being selected to play for the Quincy Gems this summer is a blessing,” says Bell. “I am excited to get started & to continue developing my game” Bell is an outfielder from Southeastern Louisiana State University located in his…