Chris Christie catches foul ball with one hand, is booed by Mets fans [Video]

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie snagged a foul ball Tuesday night and looked pretty smooth doing it, too. But that didn’t save him from the wrath of his detractors, who apparently were out in full force at Citi Field to watch Christie’s favorite team, the New York Mets, host the St. Louis Cardinals.

In the top half of the third inning, Cardinals rookie Paul DeJong fouled a ball off behind the Mets dugout. Christie, who played catcher for his high school team back in the 1980s, was seated in the third row and was in perfect position to make the catch.

That’s just what he did — and he did so with ease, not even leaving his seat to make the one-handed grab with his left hand.