Mat Mikesell

Beyond the Boxscore: Gems' Adams heading north, Rodriguez named Player of the Week, Sliders' manager serving suspension

QUINCY -- The Quincy Gems are losing one of its best players. Blake Adams, an outfielder from Tarleton State, is heading to Canada to play for the Swift Current 57s in the Western Major Baseball League. He hopes to sign a contract with a team in the Canadi

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Mat Mikesell

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QUINCY -- Alex Dorethy made his return to QU Stadium this weekend. The former Quincy Gem, now a member of the Kokomo Jackrabbits, wanted to put on a show in front of his old team. "I had a little chip on my shoulder," Dorethy said. I wanted to show them ho

Beyond the Boxscore: Indians play small ball to manufacture runs
Mat Mikesell

Beyond the Boxscore: Indians play small ball to manufacture runs

MACON, Mo. -- Clark County baseball coach Jerry Jerome understands his team's best chance to produce offense is playing small ball. "We don't mash the ball like a Palmyra or Macon or QND does," Jerome said. "We have to get guys on base and manufacture runs

Amos' first hit of year keeps Blue Devils' rally alive
Mat Mikesell

Amos' first hit of year keeps Blue Devils' rally alive

QUINCY -- Ben Amos was given a bunt sign in his at-bat in the bottom of the seventh inning Saturday afternoon. The Quincy High School left fielder made contact, but the ball rolled foul. When he looked down at Quincy coach Brandon Crisp for the signs, he t