From Ohio History Central
The Cleveland Forest Citys was a professional baseball team from Cleveland, Ohio. The team played for two seasons (1871 and 1872) in the National Association, a professional league that lasted from 1871 to 1875. At least twenty-five different teams played in this league over the course of the National Association�s existence. The Cleveland Forest Citys finished eighth in the league in 1871 and sixth in 1872. The team ceased to exist after the 1872 season.