Thomas Richards had two extra base hits, sparking the Quincy Gems (20-10) to a 4-3 victory in seven innings over the Terre Haute Rex (19-13) on Wednesday at Quincy Stadium.He doubled in the first inning and homered in the fifth inning.
Joseph Mortillaro got the win, running his season record to 1-0. Mortillaro struck out none, walked none and gave up no hits.
Taylor Krugh was charged with his third loss of the year. He lasted just one-third of an inning, walked none, struck out none, and allowed one run.
The Quincy Gems were sparked by Richards and Caleb Howell, who teamed up for four hits and three RBIs.