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The Triple-A Norfolk Tides host the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees in a doubleheader this afternoon at Harbor Park, and the Double-A Bowie Baysox play the New Hampshire Fisher Cats at Prince George's Stadium tonight.

The Single-A Frederick Keys meet the Potomac Nationals, and the Single-A Delmarva Shorebirds take on the Charleston RiverDogs.

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The short-season Single-A Aberdeen IronBirds face the Williamsport Crosscutters at Ripken Stadium, and the Rookie-level Bluefield Orioles travel to play a doubleheader against the Princeton Rays.

Relief pitcher Ryan Rodriguez was promoted from the Keys to Bowie yesterday.

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Three IronBirds players were selected for the New York-Penn League All-Star Game, the league announced yesterday.

Aberdeen relief pitcher Jake Smith, as well as infielders Levi Carolus and Tyler Kelly will represent the team in State College, Pa., on August 18 at 7:15 p.m.

IronBirds pitching coach Scott McGregor will also take part in the game.

Carolus is batting .308 with one home run, 13 doubles and 23 RBIs in 41 games for the IronBirds this season, and Kelly is hitting .299 with one home run, 14 RBIs and 22 runs scored in 41 games.

Smith is 2-1 with a 1.42 ERA in 14 games for the IronBirds in 2009. The 23-year-old left-hander struck out 29 batters and issued 15 walks in 31 2/3 innings so far this season.

Norfolk Tides (AAA)

Record: (62-54)

Opponent

Doubleheader vs. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees (12:15 p.m.)

Game 1: Probable pitchers

Norfolk: Chris Waters (9-5, 4.56 ERA)

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre: Romulo Sanchez (4-3, 4.23 ERA)

Game 2: Probable pitchers

Norfolk: TBA

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre: Ivan Nova (1-2, 4.99 ERA)Bowie Baysox (AA)

Record: (61-55)

Opponent

New Hampshire Fisher Cats (7:05 p.m.)

Probable pitchers

Bowie: Tim Bascom (2-5, 3.48 ERA)

New Hampshire: Luis Perez (7-10, 3.85 ERA)

Frederick Keys (A)

Record: (23-22 in second half, 54-60 overall)

Opponent

at Potomac Nationals (7:05 p.m.)

Probable pitchers

Frederick: Nathan Nery (3-5, 4.88 ERA)

Potomac: Adam Carr (1-3, 4.80 ERA)

Delmarva Shorebirds (A)

Record: (22-22 in second half, 58-55 overall)

Opponent

at Charleston RiverDogs (7:05 p.m.)

Probable pitchers

Delmarva: Cole McCurry (4-8, 3.24 ERA)

Charleston: Brett Smith (0-0, 0.00 ERA)

Aberdeen IronBirds (A)

Record: (24-28)

Opponent

Williamsport Crosscutters (7:05 p.m.)

Probable pitchers

Aberdeen: Patrick Kantakevich (2-3, 4.14 ERA)

Williamsport: Korey Noles (1-1, 2.60 ERA)

Bluefield Orioles (Rookie)

Record: (26-22)

Opponent

Doubleheader at Princeton Rays (5:30 p.m.)

Game 1: Probable pitchers

Bluefield: TBA

Princeton: TBA

Game 2: Probable pitchers

Bluefield: TBA

Princeton: TBA

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