Will Hyland

Will Hyland

Will Hyland is a proud Mainer with a strong passion for the game of baseball. He is a senior at Colby-Sawyer College in New London, New Hampshire. Other work can be found at Fanside's Chowder and Champions and the Yawkey Way Report. Follow him on twitter @willhyland.

By Will Hyland On Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

If the 2018 Red Sox were cast in a movie

Recently, MLB.com’s Cut4 site published a piece called “If there were a sequel to the movie ‘Moneyball,’ who would play the 2018 Athletics?” Obviously, that movie is one of the best More...

By Will Hyland On Monday, June 19th, 2017

Xander Bogaerts & Mookie Betts: Who is More Valuable?

Xander Bogaerts and Mookie Betts have become cornerstones of the Red Sox franchise over the past three-four seasons. Their common ability to produce runs and change the game defensively unquestionably make the More...

By Will Hyland On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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What Will The 2018 Boston Red Sox Look Like?

Red Sox ace Chris Sale delivers a pitch in March 2017, while in Spring Training. As the month of May begins to wane, and I return from my writing hiatus, the Boston Red Sox are struggling to stay above .500 and More...

By Will Hyland On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Why This Year’s World Baseball Classic Is Legitimate

Team Puerto Rico celebrates their 3-1 victory over the Dominican Republic Tuesday night in San Diego. As a young kid when this tournament started eleven years ago, I remember being underwhelmed by the lack of fervor More...

By Will Hyland On Friday, February 17th, 2017

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

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...

By Will Hyland On Saturday, September 17th, 2016

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...

By Will Hyland On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

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...

By Will Hyland On Friday, August 12th, 2016

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...

By Will Hyland On Thursday, July 14th, 2016

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...

By Will Hyland On Monday, June 27th, 2016

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...

By Will Hyland On Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

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...

By Will Hyland On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

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...

By Will Hyland On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

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

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...

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