QUINCY -- The Quincy Gems recently hired two assistant coaches for 2018. Pat Robles will join the team as a pitching coach. He is an assistant coach at Minnesota West Community College, which earned the No. 2 seed in an NJCAA regional tournament in 2017. H
QUINCY -- The Prospect League will add a team in Cape Girardeau, Mo., for the 2019 season, and league Commissioner Dennis Bastien expects more expansion news to be announced soon. A news conference to introduce the summer college baseball team was held Fri
After serving three years as an assistant coach and one as a co-coach of the Quincy Gems, Rick Fraire is now the head coach of the summer baseball team. "Quincy's my home away from home," Fraire said. Gems owner Jimmie Louthan made the announcement in a press release Friday afternoon. Fraire, the head coach at Fabens (Texas) High School, was part of the Gems' Western Division championship team in 2016 and the Prospect League champions in 2014.