BASGcast (Ep. 133): Sal Castaneda on career, media and Bay Area sports

Sal Castaneda of KTVU and Sal and Steiny talked with Bay Area Duck Guy and Bay Area Sports Guy about his career, the evolution of media, the Warriors’ season and early thoughts on the Giants.

Topics include:

  • Growing up in San Francisco and watching sports at a young age
  • Advantages to being a Bay Area native and now working in the market
  • People throwing things at Sal while doing stories (seriously)
  • Traffic in the mornings and how crucial it is to a morning show
  • How media has evolved, specifically in television
  • Working with Matt Steinmetz on Sal and Steiny
  • Sal’s thoughts on the Warriors and if Curry will win the title
  • Early thoughts on the Giants
  • What Sal’s favorite Bay Area team is, and why
  • If Sal would every want to be a sports journalist


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