Will Hyland

Will Hyland

Will Hyland is a proud Mainer with a strong passion for the game of baseball. He is a sophomore at Colby-Sawyer College in New London, New Hampshire, where he does play-by-play for the Chargers baseball and hockey teams. Other work can be found at Boston's TitleTownTalk and the Bangor Daily News. Follow him on twitter @willhyland.

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By Will Hyland On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Top 10 Shortstops For 2017

As of 2015, BHC writers on the staff have been routinely ranking each player at each position in all of Major League Baseball. The list below includes five honorable mentions as well as the top ten shortstops in More...

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By Will Hyland On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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Red Sox Adopt ‘Win Now’ Mentality After Disappointing Playoff Run

WASHINGTON D.C. – Tuesday morning began with the start of Major League Baseball’s Winter Meetings in America’s capitol. But it also began with the key acquisition of Tyler Thornburg by the Boston Red Sox More...

Hanley Ramirez celebrates his walk home run Thursday evening against the New York Yankees that completed the Boston Red Sox comeback.
By Will Hyland On Saturday, September 17th, 2016
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Red Sox Are Building Hope For The Future While Rolling Toward October

Hanley Ramirez celebrates his walk home run Thursday evening against the New York Yankees that completed the Boston Red Sox comeback. As Hanley Ramirez stepped up to the plate Thursday night, it felt like 2004 again: The More...

Andrew Benintendi (40) has made a big splash since coming to the big leagues.
By Will Hyland On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
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Consistency Is Key For The Red Sox Down The Stretch

Andrew Benintendi (40) has made a big splash since coming to the big leagues. It’s late August, and the Boston Red Sox are actually in the midst of the pennant race. Currently, they are in a first-place tie with More...

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By Will Hyland On Friday, August 12th, 2016
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Where Do The Red Sox Go From Here?

Win. Dance. Repeat. As the stretch run comes here in August, it’s been a roller coaster season for the Boston Red Sox. They started off by capitalizing on insane offensive production in April and May, jumping More...

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By Will Hyland On Thursday, July 14th, 2016
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Developing: Boston Acquires LHP Drew Pomeranz From San Diego For Prospect

Photo courtesy of ESPN This story is still developing and will be updated when further information arrives from sources.  BOSTON – On Thursday afternoon the Boston Red Sox addressed one of their most crucial More...

Rafael Devers, the current #3 Red Sox prospect and potential trade target, while playing for the Greenville Drive (A) in 2016.
By Will Hyland On Monday, June 27th, 2016
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Three Crucial Trade Options for the Boston Red Sox

Rafael Devers, the current #3 Red Sox prospect and potential trade target, while playing for the Greenville Drive (A) in 2016. Since finishing the month of May at 32-20, the Boston Red Sox have begun to leak oil, More...

Lucien Gordley-Smith (right) and Emery Dinsmore (left) during a game in Readfield, Maine on May 11th, 2016. Photo by Beth Anne Gordley.
By Will Hyland On Wednesday, May 25th, 2016
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LOCAL STORY: Belfast’s Baseball Duo Continues Storybook Legacy

Lucien Gordley-Smith (right) and Emery Dinsmore (left) during a game in Readfield, Maine on May 11th, 2016. Photo by Beth Anne Gordley. Four years ago, in the spring of 2012, a pair of incoming freshman baseball More...

Washington Nationals LF Bryce Harper, during a photo shoot with Under Armour, in which he signed an endorsement deal.
By Will Hyland On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
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Harper Signs Largest Endorsement Deal With Under Armour

Washington Nationals RF Bryce Harper, during a photo shoot with Under Armour, in which he signed an endorsement deal. Sporting retail giant Under Armour solidified their partnership with Washington Nationals right fielder More...

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By Will Hyland On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
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These Red Sox Are For Real

Remember the last time the Boston Red Sox were good in April? Me neither. But so far in 2016, the Red Sox have reached May 1st above five hundred at 15-10 and first place in the American League East – the More...

By Will Hyland On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
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Who Will Win The A.L. East?

Each year, baseball experts across the country attempt to predict the winners of respective divisions, series, awards, and titles. But as we all know, baseball is a game of inches; it’s a game of seconds, More...

Jul 28, 2013; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons (19) fields a ground ball to begin a double play against the St. Louis Cardinals during the sixth inning at Turner Field. The Braves defeated the Cardinals 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports
By Will Hyland On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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Top 10 Shortstops For 2016

With the end of the NFL season upon us, the Baseball Hot Corner team brings back the Top 10 at each position series as we get closer to pitchers and catchers reporting. One position to highlight is shortstop, More...

Jackie Bradley Jr. (right) and Xander Bogaerts (left) are two of the Red Sox cornerstone players heading into 2016.
By Will Hyland On Friday, January 29th, 2016
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Projecting the Red Sox 2016 Depth Chart

Jackie Bradley Jr. (right) and Xander Bogaerts (left) are two of the Red Sox cornerstone players heading into 2016.   Here’s a quick look at how the Boston Red Sox depth chart is shaping up. Pitchers have More...

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By Will Hyland On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016
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Top Executive Paul DePodesta Leaves For The NFL

Just when you thought sports couldn’t get any more interesting, the NFL’s Cleveland Browns brought in baseball executive Paul DePodesta into the mix as the new strategic officer. He’ll most likely More...

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By Will Hyland On Monday, December 21st, 2015
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Is Baseball In Decline?

Major League Baseball has been deemed “America’s Game” for over a century, but in recent decades it has attempted to reach a further global market. Though the league has an extremely high population of foreign More...








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