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July 13, 2010 16:36 ET

kgb 542542 Text Answer Service and Its New Web Site, kgb Answers, Fielding All Baseball All-Star Game Questions

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - July 13, 2010) - Major League Baseball's All-Star Game is tonight and kgb's 542542 text answer service and its new Web site, kgb Answers,, are great resources for answers to all questions about baseball and its Midsummer Classic.

kgb's 542542 text answer service is powered by thousands of Special Agents who provide quick, accurate answers to any question at a cost of 99 cents per question.

In addition to texting kgb for all your All-Star Game questions, fans can also visit kgb Answers at and check out the service's most-asked baseball queries for free. Site visitors can search kgb's vast database of millions of questions and answers at no charge. kgb is featuring baseball-related content to showcase the extensive variety of questions users ask the service -- and the top-quality answers that kgb Agents research in response.

Among the most popular All-Star Game questions asked of kgb to date are (answers provided through the links below):

What player got the most votes for the All-Star Game?

When was the first MLB All-Star Game?

Which MLB pitcher has the most wins going into the midseason break?

When does the MLB postseason start?

What MLB team has the worst win/loss record going into the All-Star break?

When is the 2010 MLB season non-waiver trade deadline?

About kgb

kgb is a privately held, New York-based company and the world's largest independent provider of directory assistance and enhanced information services. During its fifteen year history, kgb has built some of the most successful and recognizable retail brands in the telecommunications and enhanced information services sector. kgb's European retail brands include The Number 118 118 in the United Kingdom and Le Numero 118 218 in France, both of which have the largest market share in their respective markets. kgb is also the largest and fastest-growing independent wholesale directory assistance service provider in the U.S.

kgb has pioneered the provision of a broad range of wholesale and retail information services beyond traditional directory assistance services, including call completion, movie listings, train schedules, price comparisons and "Ask Us Anything" service across multiple platforms, including mobile and landline phones, SMS and the Internet. In 2009 kgb launched its flagship text answer service, 542542 (kgbkgb) following the success of kgb's similar "Ask Us Anything" premium text answer service in the United Kingdom. Early in 2010, kgb extended the brand to the Web with the launch of, a site where users can search the vast kgb database of questions and answers, or ask their own question directly to a kgb Agent. Also in 2010, kgb harnessed its vast database of hyperlocal directory assistance information to launch, a group buying service that brings its members a daily discount on a city's most popular products and services; initially launched in New York, Paris, and London. Last year kgb served more than a hundred million consumers globally and answered nearly a billion questions.

Major League Baseball, MLB, All-Star Game and the name and nicknames designating the MLB clubs and entities are all registered trademarks or service marks of Major League Baseball Properties, Inc. or one of its related entities and their use in this press release, in addition, to the use of the names of various MLB players, does not imply endorsement of kgb or of the service described in this press release.

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