Tigers-White Sox rained out

Updated: April 26, 2007, 7:25 PM ET
Associated Press

CHICAGO -- A day later, Joel Zumaya acknowledged he acted like a "jerk" and vowed it will never happen again.

The Detroit Tigers reliever yelled an obscenity at plate umpire Mark Wegner while he was on the mound Wednesday and had more harsh words for him on the way to the dugout after struggling in the Tigers' 6-2 win over the White Sox.

Thursday's game was rained out, giving Zumaya time to reflect on his actions.

"You can't be a jerk like that," he said. "You have to be confident ...

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