Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe joined The Drive on Wednesday live from the press box at Jet Blue Park in Fort Meyers, Florida.

No matter who you hear from, whether it's Chaim Bloom, Alex Cora, Chris Sale, Eduardo Rodriguez, Xander Bogaerts or J.D. Martinez, the organization is putting out positive messages of a team ready to contend in 2021.

Hope springs eternal, but should Sox fans get fired up for the new year, or enter with a bit of cautious optimism at best?

Pete Abraham via Twitter