Mistakes by the lake

Cleveland was once called the Mistake by the Lake and its sports teams have suffered plenty of mistakes through the years.

Updated: July 13, 2004, 12:13 PM ET
By Kieran Darcy | Page 2

EDITOR'S NOTE: Page 2, along with ESPN2's "Cold Pizza," counted down the 15 Most Tortured Sports Cities in America. This week, we crown Cleveland as the most tortured of the tortured. Congrats, Cleveland, and be sure to see what Graham Hays predicts for the next 100 years But first, the 10 most tortured Cleveland moments.

10. Indians, vs. Giants, Sept. 29, 1954 The Indians, who had won an AL-record 111 games, were swept by the New York Giants in the 1954 World Series. But one moment from ...

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