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Former BlackBerry execs field new baseball scoring app

WATERLOO, ON – Two former BlackBerry execs have teamed up on a new baseball scoring app that pitches the ‘Moneyball’ statistical approach to youth and amateur teams.Mike Kirkup, now director of the University of Waterloo’s startup program Velocity, and Brian Zubert, executive in residence at Communitech, are behind Score More Baseball which launched this week for Android, BlackBerry, and iOS.  According to the announcement, the app allows any coach, teammate, or parent to quickly and accurately score the game on their phone or tablet.  The app applies the ‘Moneyball’ approach to the team’s batting order, setting up the team to...