"He had a little pain in the leg," manager Manny Acta said. "I have no more information."
Acta was expecting to have more information Saturday.
Cabrera, though, later walked off the field and toward the shuttles that take players to the Player Development Complex without a noticeable limp.
The Indians are counting on Cabrera as their starting shortstop and leadoff man this season. He batted .308 with 42 doubles, four triples, six homers and 68 RBIs in 131 games last season.
Anthony Castrovince is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.