San Francisco Chronicle: Coronavirus has minor-leaguers struggling to adapt to a summer without baseball

San Francisco Chronicle: Coronavirus has minor-leaguers struggling to adapt to a summer without baseball. “Two years ago, Chris Shaw arrived in San Francisco as a broad-shouldered beacon of hope for the Giants — big and strong, with a powerful left-handed bat and a future bursting with tantalizing possibilities. Most of this virus-ravaged season, Shaw lived with his parents at their home in Lexington, Mass., a once prized prospect suddenly without organized baseball for the first time since age 10. Shaw, like other young players chasing their dreams in the Giants and A’s systems, scrambled to adapt to life as a minor-leaguer adrift in the Year of Covid.”

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