Cowart's first-inning home run Thursday was his first since May 3, a drought of 41 games and 148 at-bats. He is hitting .217/.284/.327 with five home runs and 15 stolen bases in 69 games this season.
Second baseman Alex Yarbrough, the Angels' No. 8 prospect, extended his hitting streak to eight games with an RBI single in the sixth inning Thursday. He finished the game 1-for-5 and ranks ninth in the Texas League with a .294 batting average this season.
Teddy Cahill is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @tedcahill. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.