Pink shoes, wristbands and bats were worn by many players as part of Major League Baseball's Going to Bat Against Breast Cancer initiative.
Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey actually received pink shoes from two shoe companies for the Mother's Day game. Because Bailey could not wear both at the same time, he gave one pair to Hall of Fame sportswriter Hal McCoy and asked McCoy to wear them in the press box Sunday.
Andy Call is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.