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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…

Quincy Gems Announce New Manager

By Quincy Gems | February 22, 2021

Quincy, Il. — Justin Paulsen will return as the Manager for the Quincy Gems in 2021. Paulsen was scheduled to begin his tenure with the Quincy Gems in 2020. Due to the cancellation of the 2020 season, he will coach his first season with the team in 2021. “We are excited to have Justin back with…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…