Cruzeiro remains winless after five Campeonato outings after being held to a 1-1 draw by hosts America MG.
Fabricio put the visitors ahead after 15 minutes but they could not hold on and Fabio Junior secured a point for MG after eight second-half minutes.
The draw is Cruzeiro's third of the season, leaving them third from bottom in the standings.
In the day's other fixture Bahia were 1-0 winners at Fluminense, with Jobson
scoring the decisive goal in the 90th minute.