tv KPIX 5 News at Noon CBS April 8, 2022 12:00pm-12:30pm PDT
live from the cbs bay area studios, this is kpix 5 news. >> right now on kpix 5 and streaming on cbs news bay area, giants fans and players get ready for their favorite time of the year . good afternoon to you. i am amanda starrantino. >> and i am anne makovec. kpix 5 is your home for the best giants coverage. jocelyn moran, vern glenn,
darren peck , and gianna franco . friends are getting in and getting out. >> right now jocelyn moran is at oracle park speaking with fans who are pumped up for the season and you are with tiful day. we have some pans here that you can see are excited and we team. after these last years and how difficult they have been, there is a lot that they are looking forward to. >> it is officially opening day . >> reporter: this is the first time at opening day as a family . in 2021, opening day had limited capacity and this year
you can see people smiling. >> we're so excited to go watch the game. >> reporter: summer continuing a tradition and others are excited to start. >> i woke up at 5:00 and got on a flight to come here. >> reporter: this is the owner of yummy plates and the first full season he will get to experience. >> the rent and all of the expenses and the food prices are skyrocketing right now. we need this. everyone around here needs it. >> reporter: the giants were the underdogs last season and fans think they will do it again . >> they surprised everyone. >> reporter: who are you most
excited to see? >> definitely carlos rodon. and some new faces as well but it has been a long time coming but we expect this place to be filled not long from now. we are excited. for now i will send it back to you. >> when we talked to you this morning, jocelyn , it was pretty empty. let us know what it is like because we are stuck here at the studio. >> reporter: early in the morning people were getting breakfast and you could see them around here . this is a big deal for businesses. fans said this is what they want to be doing. they want to support local businesses who have been struggling.
>> it is so exciting and such a big deal. jocelyn, i know you have been waiting too. >> on the field we are hearing from the players. kpix 5's vern glenn is on the field. what is it like, vern ? >> reporter: i will tell you something, anne. it never gets old. last time i was on this field it was right after game 5 and the giants and the dodgers. we know how that worked out. that was then and this is now. speaking of now, now is the time for joey bart who is ready to be the regular every day catcher and he will catch logan webb and has had a strong spring we will talk about it in the
streaming show at 12:30. i asked him about his emotions and finally getting his shot. >> it is exciting. it is a beautiful day. training was good and quick. ready to come out today and win a game. >> reporter: how is it processing to be the guy following the guy . >> they just come and i do my part to play as hard as i can and to be prepared. >> reporter: how much chemistry do you have with logan ? >> we go back. i'm excited to see him do his thing today. >> reporter: we will be watching . all right. let's see if they will be in concert together. it is a 1:35
first pitch we will have more on our streaming show at 12:30 with gianna franco. >> vern , we also heard from the new manager of the giants? >> reporter: yes. gabe kapler did an interview with members of the media and really didn't say much except if you could take the temperature of the clubhouse, it is a veteran team who knows how to do this. >> we will check back in with you later. it is a beautiful day for baseball. darren peck, what is it looking like ?
>> just as the game gets started we are going to see the breeze picking up. look at how the temperature starts to step down a little bit. the winds are out of the west at 25 miles per hour. into the seventh inning and you already start to notice the breeze picking up. i will show you how everybody else warms up coming up but for now, what is it like, gianna? is it getting exciting? >> reporter: it is getting very exciting and we are right across the street from oracle park and momo's . if you are coming out to the game, give yourself some extra time. let's get a live look at some of the bay area bridges.
this is a live look at the bay bridge. it is a great way to get into the city. it is a live look at the golden gate bridge. with a 1:35 first pitch, hopefully most folks are heading in. you can always use public transit and you can take b.a.r.t. it is a little bit of a walkover but totally worth it. you can take the ferry in. if you have not booked your parking come in might be tough to try to find a parking sp. there is a lot of people here. i was talking with a few friends that i made and it is their 22nd home opener and they do have a good time and i caught up with fans who are not shy about showing their pride.
>> giants baseball is back. >> i am ready for some baseball . it is long overdue. >> my wife and i will be there for opening day . we had a pack of tickets i'm hoping to get in. >> it is the first game without restrictions and they are ready to make more memories of the ballpark. and it is a tradition. >> i went to the 1989 world series with my aunt and i went into thousand two as well. >> we bring all of our friends
and family over to watch the game. >> we heard that this is a sign that was actually at candlestick park. >> normally we would have gone to spring training, but we haven't gone since the pandemic hit. this year it was questionable if there was going to be spring training. >> reporter: they are ready to cheer them on at home. >> this is the man cave. it used to have a los angeles dodgers the calendar but it kept getting washed off and i could not find any more. >> you do not miss a minute because the bathroom is right here. >> that is right.
>> reporter: with the start of the new season , fans are hoping for a little myogenic. >> it was the spring in 2010 when we painted this giants won be world series. >> reporter: but they will have to get past los angeles again . >> that is what we arwi . >> this is a baseball town and it always will be. >> reporter: i am gianna franco, kpix 5 . >> it is a good town. i love it here. my director just asked me to address this. they do keep the area very clean and good to go
for the games. coming up at 12:30 we will have special live coverage. vern will hang out with me and can stream it on cbs news bay area at www.kpix.com . >> that is still bizarre but thanks for that. have fun. coming up on "kpix 5 news at 12:00 p.m.," president biden and and assembled crowd celebrating a historic moment as judge ketanji brown jackson prepares to join the court. ♪ ♪ thousands of women with metastatic breast cancer... are living in the moment and taking ibrance. ibrance with an aromatase inhibitor is for postmenopausal women or for men with hr+/her2- metastatic breast cancer as the first hormonal based therapy. ibrance plus letrozole significantly delayed disease
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be in the mid-80s for the inland valleys . we will get you back down to average by sunday. you can see the temperatures working their way from the north bay. we are still on track for a chance of rain on monday but it is still consistent at 1/10 of an inch of rain. saturday night into sunday there is a wind advisory from tomorrow morning through sunday evening. it is the kind of wind that will be felt in the lower mountains. this is your chance of rain on monday. we are cruising down and we will stay cool through the rest of next week. that will get us back down to a much more
typical temperature. >> all right. we will see if we can get some rain out of the system. >> there is a chance. >> thank you so much, darren. coming up on kpix 5 and streaming on cbs news bay area , a pair of sisters taking on care coalition, it's so good to see you all! alright! let's brainstorm. any ideas for new members? i'd like to nominate alaska airlines. this neck pillow i'm dating says great things!
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the seven-day forecast is still showing a chance of rain on monday and they much cooler week next week. the one thing that does not show up in it would be the winds this weekend overnight so i will just tell you about it. there will be a wind this weekend and it is enough for a wind advisory. just be advised. ladies?
one last look at oracle park with first pitch opening day just one hour from now. >> and get ready for the game with gianna franco and vern glenn . they all of the excitement streaming on cbs news bay area in about three minutes at 12:30 . and do not forget that the a's are playing as well in philadelphia . >> that is it for "kpix 5 news at 12:00 p.m." we are on s news
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