The Springfield Sliders (4-27) didn't stand a chance on Thursday, as the Quincy Gems (21-10) captured a blowout 11-2 win at Quincy Stadium.
The Quincy Gems scored five runs in the sixth on a single by Caleb Howell, an RBI double by Steven Pallares, an RBI single by Thomas Richards, a single by Ryan Light, , a groundout by Jake Ivory, an error, and.
Light racked up two RBIs on three hits for the Quincy Gems.
Jake Powers struck out six, paving the way for a the Quincy Gems win. Powers allowed one earned run on three hits and three walks over 6 2/3 innings.
Derek Schneider couldn't get it done on the hill for the Springfield Sliders, taking a loss. He lasted just 2 1/3 innings, walked none, struck out one, and allowed five runs.