Will Middlebrooks was scratched from the lineup with a sore hand, but said before the game that he enjoyed the annual celebration.
"It's something special we get to do once a year," Middlebrooks said. "It's a cool thing -- you get to do something different and do something for Mom and breast cancer."
Dave Sessions is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.