Crawford has verbal spat with Burrell
Maddon dismisses clubhouse confrontation as 'nothing'
BALTIMORE -- Carl Crawford had a verbal confrontation with Pat Burrell in the Rays' clubhouse prior to Wednesday night's game against the Orioles.
Rays manager Joe Maddon talked to both players about the incident and surmised: "It was nothing."
"Honestly, I talked to both parties," Maddon said. "Everything's good."
Crawford declined to comment; Burrell was not available.
Bill Chastain is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.