This year, the Nats are introducing a new altitude of coverage for spring training, by way of a GoPro camera mounted on a remote-controlled helicopter.
“Technology is crazy,” Stephen Strasburg said, via Insider. “I guess you can down to the hobby store and get one yourself.”
Here’s a video of what the makeshift drone looks like.
The Nats plan on using the captured video on the scoreboard throughout the season. MLB posted some aerial footage from the camera. It’s not terribly exciting, but let’s assume the good stuff is staying classified for now.