Today's links don't believe that the release of Elijah Dukes was purely a "baseball decision" ...
* One thing "we" haven't done very well, for a long time, is park effects. We've looked at them for a long time, and for a long time we've looked at them terribly crudely. MGL offers one example of a better approach.
* 7th Inning Stache likes what the NBA does on the Web. The MLB, though? Not so much.
* If we follow Dan O'Dowd's take on Troy Tulowitzki to its logical conclusion, the Rockies may as well start measuring the drapes for Tulowitzki's owner's suite at Coors Field.
* I'm not sure what's more shocking: that there are 64 (!) Phillies-centric blogs, or that someone turned them into an NCAA-style tournament. Anyway, I know who I'm voting for ...
* You know you're a nerd if ... This scouting report (of sorts) tickles one of your special places (as it did one of mine).
* Via Walkoff Walk, your T-shirt of the Week.