Gems rally from down 6-0 for seventh straight win
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Gems rally from down 6-0 for seventh straight win

QUINCY -- The Quincy Gems have knocked the cover off the ball during their recent win streak, but Sunday was a different story entirely. Springfield owned a 6-0 lead after the top of the second inning of Sunday's Prospect League meeting and seemed...

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Consistent approach: Polak using time with Gems to regain his rhythm
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Consistent approach: Polak using time with Gems to regain his rhythm

QUINCY -- Going hitless in three at-bats in his summer debut didn't irritate Joey Polak. Frankly, it didn't surprise him. "Usually when I take time off, I'm pretty bad," the right-handed hitting slugger said. This time, he'd gone three weeks without...

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Gems run win streak to six straight

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The hits, and the victories, just keep coming for the Quincy Gems. After defeating Springfield at home on Thursday for their fifth straight victory, the Gems hit the road to hand the Sliders another loss on Saturday, this time...

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Hoots will play remaining home games at QU Stadium

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The Hannibal Hoots won't play baseball in Hannibal this season as the club hoped. Floodwaters at Clemens Field prior to the start of the season forced the club to play its home games at QU Stadium in Quincy and plan to return home June 28.

Heating Up: Offense fuels Gems' fifth straight victory
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Heating Up: Offense fuels Gems' fifth straight victory

QUINCY -- The Quincy Gems' offense haven't shown any signs of cooling down. Instead, it's getting hotter. The Gems scored 10-plus runs for the fourth time in five games in beating the Springfield Sliders 13-3 Thursday night at QU Stadium, picking up their

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Dans put away Hoots late

DANVILLE, Ill. -- An eight-game road trip didn't start off the way the Hannibal Hoots envisioned. One swing by the Danville Dans ensured that. Richard Sorrenti's two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning put the finishing touches on the Dans' 8-3 Pr

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Gems ground Aviators for fourth straight victory

LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- The Quincy Gems continue to pour on the runs. It's keeping them in the top half of the Prospect League West Division standings. The Gems banged out 20 hits on the way to thrashing the Lafayette Aviators 16-5 Tuesday night at Loeb Stadium

Hoots split twinbill, miss chance to climb West Division standings
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Hoots split twinbill, miss chance to climb West Division standings

QUINCY -- The Hannibal Hoots had the pitching efforts to sweep two games from the Terre Haute Rex. The offense, however, didn't follow suit. Hannibal mustered just eight hits in splitting a Prospect League doubleheader after beating Terre Haute...

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Behling, Gems continue to heat up offensively

QUINCY -- Drew Behling altered his approach. It allowed him to alter the scoreboard. Struggling in his first two at-bats in the nightcap of Sunday's doubleheader against the Cape Catfish, the Quincy Gems left fielder uncorked a three-run home run...

Turn the page: Gems bounce back to drub Hoots
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Turn the page: Gems bounce back to drub Hoots

QUINCY -- What a difference a day makes. After suffering a 13-2 loss to Hannibal on Thursday night, the Quincy Gems bounced back for an 18-3 Prospect League victory over the Hoots on Friday night at QU Stadium. The victory ended a five-game losing...