LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — The mayors of Louisville and Lexington have made a friendly wager on Saturday's Cats-Cards matchup.
The stakes are high for fans of both teams, but now Mayor Greg Fischer has upped the ante. Over Twitter, the mayor offered to make a bet on the outcome.
We're proclaiming Saturday a Wear Red Day in Louisville to support @LouisvilleMBB tomorrow! @MayorGorton, are you up for a friendly wager on the game? We've got a bottle of @OldForester that says the Cards win in Lexington.— Mayor Greg Fischer (@louisvillemayor) December 27, 2019
Mayor Gorton was all too happy to accept. She countered with another bottle of spirits.