Last year there were 5 playoff teams for the first time ever. To gloat over being right about a team that even the most optimistic fans hoped could maybe just barely sneak into the playoffs is awful. You're bragging about being right when the odds were heavily in your favor.
JEFF: 100 bucks! Hey Al, you know a lot about sports maybe you could win the hundred and buy yourself a newer Dodge.
AL: No chance! Those questions are so obscure that you’d have to have no life whatsoever to get the answer.
TV: "Who played centerfield for the Chicago White Sox in the ’59 world series."
AL: Jim Landis! I know that, Jim Landis!